+38.96889, -84.33500
38°58'08" N, 84°20'06" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-1997 over WILLOW BRANCH
Structure number:019B00016N
Old structure number:019*1997*B0016 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.6 MI N OF JCT KY 1566
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:27.9 ft. [8.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:19.4 ft. [5.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1974
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
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: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:586 [as of 2012]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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]
Sufficiency rating:66.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$73,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017FairGoodSatisfactoryFair58666.7
August 2015FairGoodSatisfactoryFair58662.4
August 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryFair59062.4
August 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryFair61862.4
January 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryFair63862.4
January 2008FairGoodGoodFair60565.4
October 2005FairGoodGoodFair61765.3
November 2003FairGoodGoodFair14465.5
September 2001FairGoodGoodFair14465.5
August 1999FairGoodGoodFair14465.5
August 1997FairGoodGoodFair14465.5
September 1995FairGoodGoodFair24765.4
October 1993FairGoodGoodFair24760.6
July 1991FairGoodGoodFair24760.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.196190600
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.586586000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.545545000
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.88260260
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.8881070
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.5645002
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2802245600