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Robinson Bridge

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Robinson bridge

The old Robinson Bridge that has been replaced by a boring Concrete bridge. This photo was taken about 1997

Photo taken by Mike Mullins in 1997

BH Photo #342960

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Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over South Fork Licking River on Robinson Union Road
Location
Harrison County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by a new bridge.
History
Built ca. 1885 by the Massillon Bridge Company, may have been moved or reconstructed here in 1918.
Builder
- Massillon Bridge Co. of Massillon, Ohio
Design
Pinned, Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 115.1 ft.
Total length: 408.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
South Fork Licking River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.49167, -84.35417   (decimal degrees)
38°29'30" N, 84°21'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/730756/4263686 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cynthiana
Inventory numbers
KY 049-C00026N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18814 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2008)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 4.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
393

Update Log 

  • June 1, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • December 5, 2015: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and changed to much older ca. date.
  • December 5, 2015: New photos from Mike Mullins
  • January 16, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Bridge replaced

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Comments 

South Fork Licking River Bridge
Posted November 10, 2013, by Mike Mullins (bbuggy112 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Hello,

Here are some photos of the Old Robinson Bridge I would like to share!

Thanks,

Mike Mullins