KY-1400 over OWL CREEK


+37.39611, -85.35167
37°23'46" N, 85°21'06" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-1400 over OWL CREEK
Structure number:109B00035N
Old structure number:109*1400*B0035 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.45 MI NE OF JCT KY 289
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Total length:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1953
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:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:337 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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: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:81.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
March 2017Fair6 out of 1033781.6
March 2015Fair6 out of 1039368.3
March 2014Fair6 out of 1030168.3
March 2012Fair6 out of 1050868.2
March 2010Good7 out of 1049468.2
March 2008Good7 out of 1045668.2
March 2006Good7 out of 1046668.2
March 2004Good7 out of 1055455.7
March 2000Good7 out of 1055455.7
March 1998Good7 out of 1055455.7
March 1996Good7 out of 1055455.7
March 1994Good7 out of 1036664.4
March 1992Good7 out of 1036663.3
March 1991Good7 out of 1036663.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.111105600