+37.66722, -84.76778
37°40'02" N, 84°46'04" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY 33 over SPEARS CREEK
Structure number:011B00054N
Old structure number:011*0033*B0054 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.5 MI N - US 127
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Total length:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,490 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% 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 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: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:96.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
October 2018Good7 out of 10349096.5
October 2016Good7 out of 10414896.4
October 2014Good7 out of 10516199.3
October 2012Good7 out of 10511099.3
October 2010Fair6 out of 10477099.3
October 2008Fair6 out of 10464099.4
October 2006Fair6 out of 10480099.3
October 2004Fair6 out of 10439699.4
October 2002Fair6 out of 10539699.2
October 2000Good7 out of 10539699.2
October 1998Good8 out of 10539699.2
October 1996Good8 out of 10539699.2
October 1994Good8 out of 10320099.5
November 1992Good8 out of 10320099.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Culvertlinear ft.158145580
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.7070000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.350350000