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PAL - Tioga Creek Trestle

Photo 

Trestle2.JPG

Bing Maps

BH Photo #210865

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Trestle Road on P&L Railroad
Location
Hardin County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1890, Replaced 2014
Railroads
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
- Paducah & Louisville Railway (PAL)
Design
Trestle
Dimensions
Total length: 700.0 ft.
Also called
PAL - Railroad Testle Road Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.96636, -85.97099   (decimal degrees)
37°57'59" N, 85°58'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/590386/4202581 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Knox
Inventory number
BH 49071 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 2, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: bridge has been replaced
  • April 17, 2014: Updated by J.P.: bridge being replaced.
  • August 27, 2011: New photo from J.P.
  • July 7, 2011: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com