+37.14750, -85.60528
37°08'51" N, 85°36'19" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-729 over GREASY CREEK
Structure number:044B00023N
Old structure number:044*0729*B0023 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2.3 MI S.E. OF JCT KY 218
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
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]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:162 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Sufficiency rating:87.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017GoodGoodGoodGood16287.5
October 2015GoodGoodGoodGood14287.5
October 2013GoodGoodGoodGood14287.5
October 2011GoodGoodGoodGood16987.5
October 2009GoodGoodGoodGood15687.5
October 2007GoodGoodGoodGood14487.5
October 2005GoodGoodGoodGood16487.5
October 2003GoodGoodGoodGood21687.3
October 2001GoodGoodGoodGood21687.3
October 1999GoodGoodGoodGood21686.3
October 1997GoodGoodGoodGood21686.3
October 1995GoodGoodGoodGood17785.8
October 1993GoodGoodGoodGood17785.8
October 1991GoodGoodGoodGood17789.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.172166600
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.1,0321,032000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.903903000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1401202000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.8608600