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KY 157 over LITTLE KENTUCKY RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+38.49500, -85.27500
38°29'42" N, 85°16'30" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY 157 over LITTLE KENTUCKY RIVER
Structure number:052B00037N
Old structure number:052*0157*B0037 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.08 MI W OF JCT KY 1606
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Total length:139.1 ft. [42.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1970
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,203 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:64.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairSatisfactoryFairFair120364.9
July 2015FairSatisfactoryFairFair115765.0
July 2013FairSatisfactoryFairFair129364.8
July 2011FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory134064.8
November 2009FairFairFairSatisfactory132063.8
January 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood142077.0
September 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood137777.0
August 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood86179.4
February 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood86179.4
July 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood86178.4
July 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood86178.4
July 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood57380.7
July 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood57381.5
July 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood57381.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.1,113976112250
Deck
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.3,3402,77256800
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.3,1372,98562900
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach43010
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5251100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.52370150
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.2781988000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,39099040000