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KY-218 over LITTLE BARREN RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+37.17028, -85.64528
37°10'13" N, 85°38'43" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-218 over LITTLE BARREN RIVER
Structure number:044B00032N
Old structure number:044*0218*B0032 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.3 MI WEST OF JCT KY 729
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:149.9 ft. [45.7 m]
Total length:414.1 ft. [126.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:3.6 ft. [1.1 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1978
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,022 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:98.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2016FairSatisfactoryGoodGood102298.5
October 2014GoodGoodGoodGood122498.2
October 2013GoodGoodGoodGood121398.2
October 2011GoodGoodGoodGood110098.3
February 2011GoodGoodGoodGood96698.5
October 2009GoodGoodGoodGood111098.3
October 2007GoodGoodGoodGood133098.0
October 2005GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good129998.0
October 2003GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good83398.7
October 2001GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good83398.7
October 1999GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good83398.7
October 1997GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good83398.7
October 1995GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good50299.2
October 1993GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good50299.2
October 1991GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good50299.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,6561,48617000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.19,872019,87200
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.14,9040014,9040
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach43100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.80701000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.8080000
Joints
Assembly with Sealeach72047025
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach124404
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4848000
Fixed Bearingeach44000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1616000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.828082800