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KY-259 over BRANCH OF TAYLORS FORK

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Coordinates:
+37.46333, -86.29139
37°27'48" N, 86°17'29" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-259 over BRANCH OF TAYLORS FORK
Structure number:043B00100N
Location:0.2 MI S JCT WKP
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:82.0 ft. [25.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2004
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,988 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Culvert condition:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:44.9 tons [40.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:44.9 tons [40.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:98.6

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
October 201698.6Good7 out of 10-4988
October 201498.5Good7 out of 10-5256
October 201398.6Good7 out of 10-4952
October 201198.5Good8 out of 10-5520
September 200998.5Good8 out of 10-5380
October 200798.5Good8 out of 10-5280
September 200598.6Good8 out of 10-4888

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Culvert
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.170162800