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Abraham Lincoln Bridge I-65 North

Photos 

Photo taken by J.P. in February 2016

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BH Photo #348148

Map 

Description 

Cable stayed bridge carrying northbound Interstate 65.

Facts 

Overview
Cable-stayed bridge over Ohio River on I-65 North
Location
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, and Clark County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic December 2015
History
Completed 2016
Design
Cable-stayed
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.26467, -85.74299   (decimal degrees)
38°15'53" N, 85°44'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/609966/4235928 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jeffersonville
Inventory number
BH 57875 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 29, 2017: Updated by Fmiser: removed catecory "cable stay" as it is reduntant with the catecory "cable stayed"
  • March 12, 2016: Updated by Stephen Greer: Updated
  • February 3, 2016: New photos from J.P.
  • September 6, 2013: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Ohio River", "Interstate 65"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Stephen Greer
  • Fmiser - fmiser [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

I-65 North Bridge
Posted November 19, 2015, by James McCray (jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Dec 5 2015 is the ribbon cutting ceremony for the bridge, and the public is invited to walk across it. See following link for details: http://wfpl.org/public-walk-across-new-downtown-bridge-next-...

I-65 North Bridge
Posted March 14, 2015, by J.P. (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Bridge is expected to open January 2016.