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Lower Burton Road Bridge

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Description 

Hopefully someone local to the area could fill in the data for this bridge. It appears to be an old railroad bridge re-purposed as a residential bridge. This bridge is a few miles north of Wheelwright in Floyd County on Route 122 and crosses the Left Fork Beaver Creak.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Left Fork Beaver Creek on Private Driveway
Location
Wheelwright, Floyd County, Kentucky
Status
Open to authorized vehicles only
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chesapeake & Ohio Railway (C&O; CO)
- Chessie System
Design
It appears to be an old railroad bridge re-purposed as a residential bridge.
Also called
CSX - Left Fork Beaver Creek Bridge
Chessie - Left Fork Beaver Creek Bridge
C&O - Left Fork Beaver Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.35798, -82.71983   (decimal degrees)
37°21'29" N, 82°43'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/347690/4135972 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wheelwright
Inventory number
BH 79776 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 22, 2017: New Street View added by Dave King
  • December 22, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added type + railroad names
  • December 21, 2017: Added by Tandy Chenault

Sources 

  • Tandy Chenault - kyscooter [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Lower Burton Road bridge.
Posted December 22, 2017, by Tandy Chenault (kyscooter [at] yahoo [dot] com)

adding pictures

Lower Burton Road bridge.
Posted December 22, 2017, by Tandy Chenault (kyscooter [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Adding pictures