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Quicksand Bridge

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North Fork Kentucky River Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in November 2010

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BH Photo #186039

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over North Fork Kentucky River on Robinson Road
Location
Breathitt County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Camelback Through truss main span with pony truss and girder span approaches
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 324.1 ft.
Deck width: 10.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.53417, -83.34778   (decimal degrees)
37°32'03" N, 83°20'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/292559/4156722 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Quicksand
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
129
Inventory numbers
KY 013-C00039N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18727 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 4 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 13, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added Google Street View.

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Quicksand Bridge
Posted November 17, 2014, by Zachary S

New bridge built alongside. The old truss has probably been torn down, or will be soon.