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Bridges to the Past (Bridge #2)

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Overview

Bridge #2 is one of three stone arch bridges on the Bridges to the Past Walking Trail in Fort Knox, KY. For more detailed info on this bridge see Bridges to the Past (Bridge #1) pics and info.

Photo taken by James McCray

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over East Fork Tioga Creek on the "Bridges to the Past" walking trail, a restored section of the old L&N Turnpike (Old Dixie Hwy/US 31) in Fort Knox
Location
Fort Knox, Hardin County, Kentucky
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built ca. 1837. Placed on National Register of Historic Places in 1996. For more info see Bridges to the Past (Bridge #1)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 12.1 ft.
Total length: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.95922, -85.95701   (decimal degrees)
37°57'33" N, 85°57'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/591623/4201803 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Knox
Inventory number
BH 36360 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2011)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 66.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
1

Update Log 

  • January 26, 2012: Updated by James McCray: Added category "US 31"
  • December 13, 2011: Updated by James McCray: Added category "Civil War"
  • January 2, 2009: Updated by James McCray: Updated GPS coordinates
  • March 17, 2008: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com