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NS - West Market Street Overpass

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Photo taken by J.P. in January 2013

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BH Photo #246132

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over West Market Street on Southern Railroad (Formerly K&IT Railroad)
Location
Jefferson County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Builders
- Breslin Construction Co. of Louisville, Kentucky
- Louisville Bridge & Iron Co. of Louisville, Kentucky
- Public Works Administration
Railroads
- Kentucky & Indiana Terminal Railroad (K&IT)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Also called
K&IT- West Market Street Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.26028, -85.80250   (decimal degrees)
38°15'37" N, 85°48'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/604766/4235372 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Albany
Inventory number
BH 55098 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 2, 2013: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Norfolk Southern Railway", "Kentucky and Indiana Terminal Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com