Rating:
2 votes

Levi Rd/CSX Railroad Bridge

Photos 

Overview (Looking Southwest)

Photo taken by James McCray

Enlarge

BH Photo #212238

Description 

This bridge actually has an unusual small arched steel stringer as its center span.

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over CSX Railroad on Levi Rd
Location
Sublimity City, Laurel County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.06741, -84.05649   (decimal degrees)
37°04'03" N, 84°03'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/761702/4106404 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lily
Inventory number
BH 49507 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (17,111)
CSX Railroad (1,816)
Kentucky (1,431)
Laurel County, Kentucky (12)
Open (41,205)
Sublimity City, Kentucky (1)
Timber stringer (4,391)

Update Log 

  • September 5, 2011: New photos from J.P.
  • September 4, 2011: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Levi Rd/CSX Railroad Bridge
Posted September 4, 2011, by James McCray (jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge seems to be an original find, since I could not find any NBI info. Any comments will be welcome.