+37.66306, -83.82417
37°39'47" N, 83°49'27" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-52 over BILLEY FORK
Structure number:065B00024N
Old structure number:065*0052*B0024 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2.36 MI E. JCT KY 1571
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:132.9 ft. [40.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:31.2 ft. [9.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1985
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,130 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:77.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017GoodGoodGoodGood113077.1
March 2015GoodGoodGoodGood106477.7
March 2013GoodGoodGoodGood107977.6
December 2011GoodGoodGoodGood114077.1
December 2009GoodGoodGoodGood170072.4
November 2007GoodGoodGoodGood123076.3
October 2005GoodGoodVery GoodGood126076.1
December 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good126473.4
December 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good126473.4
November 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good126473.4
December 1997GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good126473.4
October 1995GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good105277.8
December 1993GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good105277.8
December 1991GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good105277.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.536536000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,1414,132900
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.6767000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.106106000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.6363000
Elastomeric Bearingeach1616000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.276276000