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Wilkerson Street Bridge (KY 413)

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North bridge profile, from east bank looking west

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in November 2013

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BH Photo #283055

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over Cumberland River sluice on Wilkerson Street
Location
Loyall, Harlan County, Kentucky
Status
Structurally deficient, meets minimum tolerable levels to be left in place as is
Future prospects
Slated for demolition or already demolished. Contract let November 21, 2014.
History
Built 1943, formerly carried U.S. 119. Bridge left in place when river bypass was built, now over a sluice
Builder
- Kentucky State Highway Department
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 230.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Also called
Old Pineville Highway Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.85321, -83.35194   (decimal degrees)
36°51'12" N, 83°21'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/290315/4081170 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Harlan
Elevation
1165.349 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
048B00089N
BH 60834 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • June 9, 2015: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed or demolished.
  • May 3, 2014: Added by Calvin Sneed

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