KY-1220 over TRACE CREEK


+37.20800, -87.73740
37°12'29" N, 87°44'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-1220 over TRACE CREEK
Structure number:054B00134N
Old structure number:054*1220*B0134 (from 1992 edition)
Location:3.2 MI WEST OF JCT KY 109
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:21.7 ft. [6.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1950
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:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:461 [as of 2014]
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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:40.9 tons [37.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:21.0 tons [19.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:60.9

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
May 201560.9Fair6 out of 10FO461
May 201361.0Fair6 out of 10FO423
May 201160.9Fair6 out of 10FO440
May 200980.0Fair6 out of 10-460
July 200780.0Fair6 out of 10-435
May 200580.0Fair6 out of 10-409
May 200379.6Fair6 out of 10-512
May 200179.6Fair6 out of 10-512
May 199979.6Fair6 out of 10-512
May 199779.6Fair6 out of 10-512
May 199579.8Fair6 out of 10-118
May 199381.1Fair6 out of 10-118
May 199183.5Fair6 out of 10-118

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.6606600
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.6161000