+37.34222, -87.72167
37°20'32" N, 87°43'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-109 over CLEAR CREEK
Structure number:054B00076N
Old structure number:054*0109*B0076 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.0 MI NOR. OF JCT KY 291
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:362.9 ft. [110.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1935
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:11
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: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,089 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:9% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:68.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017FairSatisfactoryFairFair108968.8
June 2015FairGoodFairFair108568.8
June 2013FairGoodFairFair108568.8
June 2011FairGoodFairFair106068.8
September 2009FairGoodFairFair131068.7
June 2007FairGoodFairFair124068.7
May 2005FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory138679.8
May 2003FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory189079.7
May 2001FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory189079.7
May 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory189079.7
May 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory189079.7
May 1995FairGoodGoodSatisfactory147479.7
May 1993FairGoodGoodSatisfactory147479.7
May 1991FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory147479.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,815874850910
Reinforced Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.9,8889,29559300
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.8,6968,17452200
Reinforced Concrete Columneach5004730
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6262000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.25001001500
Pourable Jointlinear ft.27310136136
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.7267060200