Tom Kesterson Rd over OBION CREEK


+36.62056, -89.15083
36°37'14" N, 89°09'03" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Tom Kesterson Rd over OBION CREEK
Structure number:038C00021N
Location:4.0 MI. N. KY. 94
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Total length:184.1 ft. [56.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1959
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:28 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:41.1
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$368,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018FairFairFairFair2841.1
February 2017FairFairFairFair2841.1
April 2016FairFairFairFair2841.1
February 2016FairFairFairFair2836.8
February 2014FairFairFairFair2835.6
February 2012FairFairFairFair2835.6
February 2010FairFairFairFair2835.6
April 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2846.6
April 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood2846.6
May 2005FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2046.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.552005520
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,163004,1630
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,95902,95900
Reinforced Concrete Columneach80800
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.4504230
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2802800
Pourable Jointlinear ft.2802800