+37.76833, -86.99333
37°46'06" N, 86°59'36" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-142 over YELLOW CREEK
Structure number:030B00104N
Old structure number:030*0142*B0104 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2.2 MI NOR. OF JCT KY 54
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Collector (Rural) [08]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1973
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: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:472 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:71.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairGoodGoodFair47271.6
November 2015FairGoodGoodSatisfactory71782.5
November 2013FairGoodGoodSatisfactory71782.5
November 2011FairGoodGoodSatisfactory64382.5
November 2009FairGoodGoodSatisfactory63482.5
November 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory61782.6
November 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory60182.6
November 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory60382.6
December 2001FairGoodGoodSatisfactory60382.6
November 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory60382.6
November 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory60382.6
November 1995GoodGoodGoodGood26481.8
November 1993GoodVery GoodGoodGood26481.8
November 1991GoodVery GoodGoodGood26481.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.424424000
Prestressed Concrete Top Flangesq. ft.1,2731,273000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,2091,209000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8076040
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.4040000
Timber Pileeach53101
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.102010200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.408040800