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White Mills Bridge

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Overview

The bridge is known as the White Mills Bridge

Photo taken by James McCray

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Nolin River on Old KY 84
Location
Hardin County, Kentucky
Status
Renovated and reopened to traffic
History
Built in 1899 by the Champion Bridge Company of Wilmington, OH; rehabilitated 1937
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 127.9 ft.
Total length: 198.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.55528, -86.03167   (decimal degrees)
37°33'19" N, 86°01'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/585528/4156914 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
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Inventory numbers
KY 047-C00030N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18809 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 29.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
229

Update Log 

  • September 18, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • September 18, 2016: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • July 7, 2013: Updated by Tony Dillon: Changed status to open
  • June 30, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated information and changed status as bridge is currently closed
  • March 14, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added Google Street View.
  • March 12, 2008: New photos from James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

White Mills Bridge
Posted July 7, 2013, by Bailey (X [at] y [dot] com)

We went out to see this bridge today, and found it to be open. Some locals said that it was closed last year, and reopened earlier this year. Appears to have been repainted.

White Mills Bridge
Posted July 1, 2011, by Julie Bowers (jbowerz1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I spoke with the Supervisor of the Roads Department who said that this bridge will come up for bid nearer the first of the year.