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Ironton-Russell Bridge (new bridge)

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Ironton-Russell Bridge (new bridge)

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in July 2016

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BH Photo #365632

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Description 

New bridge funded through ODOT's Major New Bridge Program costing approx. $81.4 million. Construction began Mar 5, 2012

Facts 

Overview
Cable-stayed bridge over Ohio River
Location
Russell, Greenup County, Kentucky
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 2016
Builder
- Brayman Construction Corp
Design
Cable-stayed
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 900.0 ft.
Total length: 1,640.0 ft.
Deck width: 32.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 805.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.52522, -82.68600   (decimal degrees)
38°31'31" N, 82°41'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/353031/4265439 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73819 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 21, 2016: Added by Jack Schmidt

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net