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Greentown Bridge

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Greentown Bridge

The Advocate-Messenger: January 22 1954

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BH Photo #442647

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Levisa Branch of Big Sandy River on KY 40
Location
Paintsville, Johnson County, Kentucky
Status
Collapsed. Replaced by new bridge.
History
Collapsed in April 1953. Collapsed during reconstruction in January 1954.
Design
Through truss
Also called
KY 40 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.81563, -82.79072   (decimal degrees)
37°48'56" N, 82°47'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/342380/4186869 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84208 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Collapsed (322)
Johnson County, Kentucky (3)
Kentucky (1,250)
Lost (22,269)
Lost 1954 (58)
Lost during 1950s (562)
Owned by state (15,131)
Paintsville, Kentucky (1)
Through truss (14,046)
Truss (31,236)

Update Log 

  • January 19, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com