Old Blaine Trace over Lt Fork of Little Sandy


+38.15000, -82.93389
38°08'60" N, 82°56'02" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Old Blaine Trace over Lt Fork of Little Sandy
Structure number:032C00039N
Location:390' S of Jct. Ky 486
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:54.5 ft. [16.6 m]
Total length:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:10.8 ft. [3.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1950
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Wood or Timber [7]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:65 [as of 2012]
Deck condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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 is scour critical; field review indicates that failure of piers/abutments is imminent. [1]
Sufficiency rating:16.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018PoorImminent FailureImminent FailureImminent Failure6516.6
December 2017PoorImminent FailureImminent FailureImminent Failure6516.6
December 2016PoorImminent FailureImminent FailureImminent Failure6516.6
March 2016PoorImminent FailureImminent FailureImminent Failure6516.6
December 2014PoorImminent FailureImminent FailureImminent Failure6516.6
December 2013PoorImminent FailureImminent FailureImminent Failure6516.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.160001600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.11000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach40202
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.1301300
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.4343000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.11000
Timber Decksq. ft.880880000