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OLD FIDELITY-BELL over ROCK CREEK

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Coordinates:
+36.65750, -84.65861
36°39'27" N, 84°39'31" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:OLD FIDELITY-BELL over ROCK CREEK
Structure number:074C00008N
Location:1.35 MILE E OF KY 1363
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Total length:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:30 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:15.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$180,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2018PoorSeriousFairSerious3015.6
May 2017PoorPoorFairSerious3018.9
December 2016PoorFairFairSerious3021.0
May 2015PoorFairFairSerious3021.0
May 2014PoorFairFairSerious4021.0
May 2013PoorFairFairSerious4021.0
May 2012PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor4022.0
May 2011PoorGoodFairPoor4022.0
May 2010PoorGoodPoorPoor4022.0
May 2009PoorGoodPoorPoor4022.0
May 2008PoorGoodPoorPoor4022.0
May 2007PoorGoodPoorPoor4022.0
June 2005PoorGoodPoorPoor4022.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2000180200
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach40040
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2808200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2800280
Deck
Timber Decksq. ft.1,200001,080120
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.200200000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.250025000