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George A. "Tony" Ellis Memorial Bridge

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Photo provided by Keith Todd / KYTC

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BH Photo #393167

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Overview
Modern deck plate girder bridge over Tennessee River on US 62
Location
Marshall County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2009 as part of a relocation of US 62 away from Kentucky Dam
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 504.9 ft.
Total length: 3,117.3 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 47.9 ft.
Also called
US 62 Tennessee River Bridge
Kentucky Dam Bypass Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.01444, -88.27333   (decimal degrees)
37°00'52" N, 88°16'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/386722/4097232 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
KY 079-B00151N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 77515 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 100.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
6,277

Categories 

Built 2009 (47)
Built during 2000s (540)
Continuous (1,908)
Deck girder (4,503)
Girder (7,966)
Kentucky (1,131)
Marshall County, Kentucky (12)
Modern (1,668)
Open (36,593)
Owned by state (13,695)
Plate girder (6,137)
Span length 500-1000 feet (380)
Total length over 2500 feet (793)
US 62 (68)
US 641 (1)

Update Log 

  • June 3, 2017: Added page; posted photos from KYTC

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