Built 1873 by the EL&BS Railroad; converted to use as a vehiclular bridge following railroad abandonment
Pratt through truss
Length of largest span: 148.0 ft.
Total length: 157.2 ft.
Deck width: 8.2 ft.
Elizabethtown, Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.28944, -82.95194(decimal degrees) 38°17'22" N, 82°57'07" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
USGS topographic map
KY 022-C00053N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 45476 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2011)
Deck condition rating: Poor(4 out of 9) Superstructure condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9) Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9) Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 45.9 (out of 100)