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18th Street Lift Bridge (Old)

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Louisville & Portland Canal on 18th Street
Location
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1871, Replaced 1917
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.26736, -85.77472   (decimal degrees)
38°16'03" N, 85°46'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/607186/4236190 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Albany
Inventory number
BH 60981 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,182)
Built 1871 (99)
Built during 1870s (897)
Jefferson County, Kentucky (121)
Kentucky (1,131)
Lost (18,669)
Lost 1917 (32)
Lost during 1910s (334)
Louisville, Kentucky (68)
Movable (2,704)
Replaced by new bridge (12,368)
Through truss (12,895)
Truss (29,440)
Vertical lift (410)

Update Log 

  • May 14, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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Sources 

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