+37.04250, -86.98444
37°02'33" N, 86°59'04" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-431 over PITMANS CREEK
Structure number:071B00074N
Old structure number:071*0431*B0074 (from 1992 edition)
Location:4.8 MI N OF N-JCT KY 106
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1982
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,036 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:59.8 tons [54.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.3

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionCulvert ConditionSD/FOADT
November 201592.3Good7 out of 10-2036
November 201393.3Good7 out of 10-2036
November 201192.8Good7 out of 10-2200
November 200992.8Good7 out of 10-2210
November 200793.4Good7 out of 10-2010
September 200591.9Good7 out of 10-2502
January 200490.0Good7 out of 10-3093
January 200288.0Good7 out of 10-3093
November 199988.0Good7 out of 10-3093
November 199788.0Good7 out of 10-3093
November 199592.4Good7 out of 10-1716
November 199392.4Good7 out of 10-1716
November 199192.4Good8 out of 10-1716

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.8882600