+38.71028, -84.38472
38°42'37" N, 84°23'05" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-1657 over LIGHTFOOT FORK
Structure number:096B00028N
Old structure number:096*1657*B0028 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.90 MI WEST OF JCT US 27
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Total length:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:364 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:Shrinkage cracks, light scaling and insignificant spalling which does not expose reinforcing steel. Insignificant damage caused by drift with no misalignment and not requiring corrective action. Some minor scouring has occured near curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have a smooth symmetrical curvature with superficial corrosion and no pitting. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:96.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
February 2018Good7 out of 1036496.8
February 2016Good7 out of 1032968.3
February 2014Good7 out of 1032968.3
February 2012Good7 out of 1037768.2
March 2010Good7 out of 1052268.1
March 2008Good7 out of 1050368.1
May 2006Good7 out of 1050368.1
March 2004Good7 out of 1043868.2
January 2002Good8 out of 1038975.9
February 2000Good8 out of 1038975.9
February 1998Good8 out of 1038975.9
February 1996Good8 out of 1038975.9
March 1994Good8 out of 1037583.4
January 1992Good7 out of 1037583.4
March 1990Good7 out of 1037583.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.8075500