+38.79306, -84.34389
38°47'35" N, 84°20'38" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-177 over FLOUR CREEK
Structure number:096B00031N
Old structure number:096*0177*B0031 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.45 MI EAST OF JCT US 27
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Total length:51.5 ft. [15.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:21.7 ft. [6.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1962
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,832 [as of 2012]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:62.9 tons [57.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.9 tons [35.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:75.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$140,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201675.3FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO2832
February 201475.2FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO2861
February 201275.3FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO2810
March 201075.3FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO2850
March 200875.4FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO2710
May 200675.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodGoodFO2650
March 200475.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodGoodFO2702
February 200275.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO2702
February 200075.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO2702
February 199875.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO2702
February 199675.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO2702
March 199464.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO2079
January 199264.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO2079
March 199064.4FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO2079

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.260257300
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.1,1071,107000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,0101,010000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.9609600
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.103101200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.515515000