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Hugh Paxton Rd. over DRY BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+37.22750, -85.50667
37°13'39" N, 85°30'24" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Hugh Paxton Rd. over DRY BRANCH
Structure number:044C00011N
Location:0.1 MI S OF US 68
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1978
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:121 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:94.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12194.5
April 2015GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12194.5
April 2014GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12194.5
April 2012GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12172.5
April 2010GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good5375.0
April 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good5375.0
April 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good4068.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.234234000
Deck
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.733733000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6256600
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.5252000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.11000