KY-2262 over OHIO RIVER, US 60


+37.78083, -87.10917
37°46'51" N, 87°06'33" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-2262 over OHIO RIVER, US 60
Structure number:030B00118N
Old structure number:030*0231*B0118 (from 1992 edition)
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:751.0 ft. [228.9 m]
Total length:4624.2 ft. [1409.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.0 ft. [6.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,268 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:12% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:44.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$17,340,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018FairSatisfactoryFairFair726844.1
July 2016FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory729044.1
June 2015FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory729044.1
June 2014FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory809244.1
July 2013FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory784744.1
June 2012FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory729044.1
November 2011FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory768034.2
June 2010PoorPoorFairSatisfactory837031.2
December 2009PoorPoorFairSatisfactory904031.2
June 2008PoorPoorFairSatisfactory845031.2
January 2008FairFairFairSatisfactory845033.2
November 2005FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory800343.2
January 2002FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory980147.5
November 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory980148.5
November 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood980148.5
November 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood695547.6
November 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood695547.6
November 1991FairSatisfactoryGoodGood695546.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,9582,843100150
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.24,47815,3328,9781680
Steel Stringerlinear ft.10,0039,818151700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.62,51643,44818,7553130
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.69,11567,8694987480
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.21,93221,259615580
Steel Trusslinear ft.5,6651,9741,6912,0000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.369,259187,982174,6605,1701,447
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.12,48011,1154189470
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.87,37868,15515,7283,4950
Steel Gusset Plateeach386193103900
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.39,60019,99819,1274750
Steel Columneach104600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.625444156250
Reinforced Concrete Columneach20200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.82065194750
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.57358140
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.196196000
Concrete Filled Grid Decksq. ft.32,42426,9124,8646480
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.30,35529,2181,097400
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.2742300
Pourable Jointlinear ft.267225102210
Compression Jointlinear ft.49527821430
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.1511196260
Movable Bearingeach68319460
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.99039534719850
Fixed Bearingeach60164400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,01046435413161
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.5,0813,42368095820
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.43,220041,2751,686259