KY-847 over BUCK CREEK


+37.46917, -83.71750
37°28'09" N, 83°43'03" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-847 over BUCK CREEK
Structure number:095B00017N
Old structure number:095*0847*B0017 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.75 MI S OF E-JCT KY 30
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:194 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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: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:96.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
March 2018Fair6 out of 1019496.7
March 2016Fair6 out of 1019496.7
March 2014Fair6 out of 1020668.0
March 2012Fair6 out of 1021668.0
March 2010Fair6 out of 1021668.0
March 2008Fair6 out of 1025267.9
March 2006Fair6 out of 1031667.7
April 2004Fair6 out of 1023775.6
March 2000Fair6 out of 1023775.6
April 1998Fair6 out of 1023775.6
April 1996Fair6 out of 1023775.6
April 1994Fair6 out of 1037782.9
March 1992Fair6 out of 1037780.8
March 1990Good7 out of 1037780.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Culvertlinear ft.94084100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,3001,72505750