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Ashlarbridgewhitesburgky

Ashlar bridge, Whitesburg KY

Photo taken by Bob Lawrence in April 2012

BH Photo #228868

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Description 

One of the bridges in Whitesburg built by Italian masons who came to the area to work on the L&N line.

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over North Fork of Kentucky River on Cornelia Avenue
Location
Whitesburg, Letcher County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built circa 1919
Builder
- Unknown
Design
Stone arch made of ashlar masonry
Dimensions
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.11652, -82.81756   (decimal degrees)
37°06'59" N, 82°49'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/338520/4109344 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Whitesburg
Elevation
1190 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 51920 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,383)
Deck arch (10,626)
Have street view (24,553)
Kentucky (1,240)
Letcher County, Kentucky (7)
Open (37,870)
Owned by city (4,785)
Stone arch (2,732)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,858)
Unknown (34)
Whitesburg, Kentucky (2)

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • April 1, 2012: Added by Bob Lawrence

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