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KY-644 over LEVISA FORK OF BIG SANDY

Map

Coordinates:
+38.08056, -82.60000
38°04'50" N, 82°35'60" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-644 over LEVISA FORK OF BIG SANDY
Structure number:064B00038N
Old structure number:064*0644*B0038 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.25 MI NW OF JCT KY 1690
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:170.9 ft. [52.1 m]
Total length:475.1 ft. [144.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:12.1 ft. [3.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:12.5 ft. [3.8 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1904
Year reconstructed:1970
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:1,166 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry 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: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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:32.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,044,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2018FairSatisfactoryFairFair116632.2
April 2017FairSatisfactoryFairFair116632.2
October 2016FairSatisfactoryFairFair116632.2
January 2016FairSatisfactoryFairFair127316.2
February 2014PoorSatisfactorySeriousFair129116.1
January 2013FairSatisfactoryFairFair130041.0
January 2012FairSatisfactoryFairFair126041.0
April 2010FairSatisfactoryFairFair127041.0
January 2010FairSatisfactoryFairFair121041.1
June 2007FairGoodFairSatisfactory107045.4
April 2006FairGoodFairSatisfactory155040.7
April 2004FairGoodFairSatisfactory131640.7
March 2001FairGoodFairSatisfactory131640.7
March 2000FairGoodFairSatisfactory131640.7
March 1999FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory131640.7
April 1998FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory131640.7
April 1997FairVery GoodFairSatisfactory131639.7
April 1996PoorFairFairPoor131611.6
January 1995PoorFairFairPoor75815.2
February 1994FairFairFairFair75832.0
January 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory124541.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Stringerlinear ft.95004205300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5,640005,6400
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,9385,64129700
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.8510808430
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.39,840026,56013,2800
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.23501351000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.7,140006,783357
Steel Pin or Pin & Hangar Assemblyeach4204200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,00001,00000
Steel Gusset Plateeach1601600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1111000
Substructure
Masonry Pier Walllinear ft.6800680
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.3737000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2602600
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.1301300
Compression Jointlinear ft.38025013
Bearings
Fixed Bearingeach1201110
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.9600960
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.9500900050
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,75004,75000