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KY-281 over ELK CREEK

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Coordinates:
+37.36755, -87.47038
37°22'03" N, 87°28'13" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-281 over ELK CREEK
Structure number:054B00202N
Old structure number:054*0281*B0202 (from 1992 edition)
Location:N @ JCT CR 5101
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 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:1975
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,160 [as of 2010]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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 replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Operating rating:60.8 tons [55.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.0 tons [34.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:65.6

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201565.6FairGoodGoodFairFO3160
May 201366.0FairGoodGoodFairFO2267
May 201165.6FairGoodGoodFairFO3160
May 200965.8FairGoodGoodFairFO2690
June 200748.9PoorVery GoodGoodPoorSD3370
May 200548.1PoorVery GoodGoodPoorSD4732
May 200376.7FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactoryFO3534
May 200176.7FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactoryFO3534
May 199976.7FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactoryFO3534
May 199776.8FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactoryFO3251
May 199596.0FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactory-90
May 199396.0FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory-90
May 199196.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-90

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.256256000
Deck
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.772772000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.729729000
Substructure
Timber Columneach55000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5505500
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.64343000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.315031500