+37.84417, -82.41444
37°50'39" N, 82°24'52" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-40 over BUCK CREEK
Structure number:080B00002N
Old structure number:080*0040*B0002 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.17 MI E OF JCT KY 292
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Total length:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1929
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: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,072 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Culvert condition:Deterioration or initial disintegration, minor chloride contamination, cracking with some leaching, or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Local minor scouring at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth curvature, non-symmetrical shape, significant corrosion or moderate pitting. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:95.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
August 2018Fair6 out of 10507295.0
August 2017Fair5 out of 10507280.3
August 2016Fair5 out of 10647178.7
August 2014Fair5 out of 10647147.3
August 2012Fair5 out of 10678046.7
August 2010Fair5 out of 10538049.4
August 2008Fair5 out of 10484049.8
August 2006Fair5 out of 10627047.7
August 2004Fair5 out of 10504450.0
March 2002Fair5 out of 10946350.1
March 2000Fair5 out of 10946350.1
April 1998Fair5 out of 10946350.1
March 1996Fair5 out of 10946350.1
August 1994Fair5 out of 10386065.3
July 1992Fair6 out of 10386076.0
July 1990Fair6 out of 10386076.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.3225626600
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.112112000