+38.79806, -84.35556
38°47'53" N, 84°21'20" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US-27 over WILLOW CREEK
Structure number:096B00020N
Old structure number:096*0027*B0020 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.35 MI NOR. OF JCT KY 177
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Total length:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1947
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,667 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:14% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:71.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2018Fair5 out of 10766771.0
February 2016Fair5 out of 10735152.4
May 2014Fair5 out of 10808452.4
February 2014Fair5 out of 10791152.4
February 2012Fair5 out of 10765052.4
March 2010Fair5 out of 10743052.4
March 2008Fair5 out of 10696052.4
May 2006Fair6 out of 10725462.4
March 2004Fair6 out of 10621972.4
February 2002Fair6 out of 10621970.8
March 2000Fair6 out of 10621970.8
January 1998Fair6 out of 10621970.8
March 1996Fair6 out of 10621970.8
March 1994Fair6 out of 10460786.1
January 1992Fair6 out of 10460783.1
March 1990Fair6 out of 10460783.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.8808800
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.884429150