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Sandy Watkins Park/Old Augusta-Turtle Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo provided by Mitzi Weber

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BH Photo #397173

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bowstring pony truss bridge over a canal linking two ponds in Sandy Watkins Park on a pedestrian trail
Location
Henderson County, Kentucky
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1880 and moved to Augusta, KY in 1920s; later moved to Sandy Watkins Park
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.76909, -87.40189   (decimal degrees)
37°46'09" N, 87°24'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/464604/4180271 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Spottsville
Inventory number
BH 72663 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2017: New photos from Mitzi Weber
  • June 29, 2016: Added by James McCray

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