+36.86833, -84.36750
36°52'06" N, 84°22'03" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-896 over EAGLE CREEK
Structure number:074B00013N
Old structure number:074*0896*B0013 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2.5 MI N.E. OF JCT KY 90
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Total length:38.1 ft. [11.6 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: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:359 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
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]
Sufficiency rating:90.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2018Good7 out of 1035990.3
February 2016Good7 out of 1039657.7
February 2014Good7 out of 1039657.7
February 2012Good7 out of 1036558.1
February 2010Good7 out of 1046956.8
February 2008Good7 out of 1038057.9
February 2006Good7 out of 1054252.9
February 2004Good7 out of 1073256.3
February 2002Good7 out of 1073259.3
February 2000Good7 out of 1073258.7
February 1998Good7 out of 1073261.7
February 1996Good7 out of 10114556.3
February 1994Good7 out of 1052773.7
February 1992Good7 out of 1052773.7
February 1990Good7 out of 1052773.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.102851700