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KY-185 over WESTERN KENTUCKY PARKWAY

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Coordinates:
+37.41111, -86.48556
37°24'40" N, 86°29'08" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-185 over WESTERN KENTUCKY PARKWAY
Structure number:043B00097N
Location:0.9 MI SE JCT. US 62
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Total length:283.2 ft. [86.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Skew angle:43°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
Year reconstructed:2003
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
Main spans design:Box Beam or girders - Single or Spread [06]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,747 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:70.2 tons [63.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:42.1 tons [38.3 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:88.4

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201588.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-1747
October 201388.2GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-1864
October 201188.2GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-1850
September 200988.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-1830
October 200788.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-1950
October 200588.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-1913

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.1,1401,140000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.8,7328,732000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach99000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8478600
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.132132000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.114114000
Compression Jointlinear ft.7272000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach9696000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.566566000