+38.53778, -84.72472
38°32'16" N, 84°43'29" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-845 over BUCK ELK CREEK
Structure number:094B00036N
Old structure number:094*0845*B0036 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.65 MI.NW JCT KY 330
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1994
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:359 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:7% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:84.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017GoodGoodGoodGood35984.7
April 2015GoodGoodGoodGood29284.8
April 2013GoodGoodGoodGood29284.8
April 2011GoodGoodGoodGood34784.7
April 2009GoodGoodGoodGood36885.7
June 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good34785.7
May 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good31885.8
April 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good34685.7
April 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good34685.7
April 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good34685.7
April 1997GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good17190.4
March 1995GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent20089.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.4203982200
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.1,6741,6542000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.148140800
Elastomeric Bearingeach2424000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.140132440
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.7006901000