KY 573 over SALT RIVER


+38.37722, -85.01194
38°22'38" N, 85°00'43" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY 573 over SALT RIVER
Structure number:052B00040N
Old structure number:052*0573*B0040 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.85 MI W OF JCT KY 561
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:99.1 ft. [30.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.2 ft. [8.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1955
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:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Low slump Concrete [4]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:223 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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: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 desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:79.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairFairSatisfactoryFair22379.2
July 2015PoorFairSatisfactoryPoor26158.5
July 2013FairFairSatisfactoryFair26174.6
July 2011FairFairGoodFair32374.5
October 2009PoorPoorGoodGood27483.6
December 2007PoorPoorGoodGood25783.7
October 2005PoorPoorGoodGood29283.6
August 2003FairFairGoodGood16190.3
July 2001FairSatisfactoryGoodGood16191.3
July 1999GoodGoodGoodGood16191.3
July 1997GoodGoodGoodGood16191.3
July 1995GoodGoodGoodGood20491.3
July 1993GoodGoodGoodGood20491.3
July 1991GoodGoodGoodGood20490.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.39635625150
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.2,7892,2351004540
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,37607201,59264
Reinforced Concrete Columneach42200
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.682921180
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.4204200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.50325130
Pourable Jointlinear ft.5000500
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.19817310150