US-127 over I-71


+38.74111, -84.83333
38°44'28" N, 84°49'60" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-127 over I-71
Structure number:039B00007N
Old structure number:039*0127*B0007 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2.5 MI N OF OWEN CO.LN.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Total length:222.1 ft. [67.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:35.8 ft. [10.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1967
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,851 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:79.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory385179.6
July 2015FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory351379.7
July 2013FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory351379.7
July 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory364078.6
September 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory444078.3
December 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory381078.6
August 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory380278.6
September 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory275877.8
September 2001GoodVery GoodGoodGood275876.7
June 1999GoodGoodGoodGood275876.7
August 1997GoodGoodGoodGood275876.7
July 1995GoodGoodVery GoodGood172989.4
August 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood172991.7
July 1991GoodGoodVery GoodGood172991.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.88882850100
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.7,9437,408500350
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.6,6376,202400350
Reinforced Concrete Columneach99000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1161011500
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.9691500
Compression Jointlinear ft.72472500
Movable Bearingeach160088
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.32016160
Fixed Bearingeach44000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.88000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4443905040