This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.


+37.58972, -84.54667
37°35'23" N, 84°32'48" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-1972 over GILBERTS CREEK
Structure number:040B00024N
Old structure number:040*1972*B0024 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.4 MI EAST OF JCT KY 39
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Total length:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1950
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, temporary structure in place to carry legal loads [E]
Average daily traffic:575 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:19.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$90,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017PoorFairSeriousFair57519.9
November 2016PoorFairSeriousFair88219.2
November 2015PoorFairSeriousFair88219.2
December 2014PoorFairSeriousFair88219.2
November 2013PoorFairPoorFair94319.1
November 2011PoorFairPoorFair93649.7
November 2009PoorFairPoorFair82149.7
November 2007PoorFairPoorFair77049.8
November 2005PoorFairPoorFair75949.8
May 2004PoorFairPoorFair133949.6
November 2001FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory133976.8
November 1999FairFairSatisfactoryGood133976.8
November 1997FairFairSatisfactoryGood133976.8
November 1995FairFairSatisfactoryGood52476.9
November 1993FairFairSatisfactoryGood52476.9
November 1991FairFairSatisfactoryGood52476.9