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KY773 Little Sandy River Bridge #1

Photos 

Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in October 2008

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BH Photo #126842

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Little Sandy River on alignment of former Eastern Kentucky Railroad (now KY 773)
Location
Carter County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913; rehabilitated 1964
Railroads
- Eastern Kentucky Railroad (EK)
- Rail-to-road
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 198.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 20.4 ft.
Also called
EK Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.30139, -82.94917   (decimal degrees)
38°18'05" N, 82°56'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/329563/4241052 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grayson
Inventory numbers
KY 022-B00074N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18746 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 14.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
2,337

Update Log 

  • February 15, 2016: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • June 26, 2010: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • March 13, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added Google Street View.
  • October 30, 2008: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger

Comments 

KY773 Little Sandy River Bridge #1
Posted May 17, 2017, by M Cox (trock859[at]yahoo[dot]com)

Slated for demolition and replacement. Get out to see it before it's gone!