Sunbeam Rd. over BIG RUN


+37.50333, -86.34056
37°30'12" N, 86°20'26" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Sunbeam Rd. over BIG RUN
Structure number:043C00045N
Location:2.0 MI NE JCT KY 54
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Total length:61.0 ft. [18.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.6 ft. [7.5 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:2001
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:498 [as of 2009]
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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:87.8 tons [79.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:52.7 tons [47.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:82.9

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201582.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-498
April 201487.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-105
April 201287.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-105
April 201087.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-105
April 200887.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-105
April 200687.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-105

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.366366000
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.1,4951,495000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,40301,40300
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.90761400
Elastomeric Bearingeach1414000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.122122000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.610610000