Rating:
6 votes

New Ledbetter Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ben Tate in August 2013

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BH Photo #263470

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Street View 

Description 

This modern Warren truss has replaced the historic Clark Memorial Bridge, which will soon be demolished.

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss with no verticals bridge over Tennessee River on US 60
Location
McCracken County, Kentucky, and Livingston County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2013
Design
Warren through truss with no verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 900.0 ft.
Total length: 3,690.1 ft. (0.7 mi.)
Deck width: 32.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.03325, -88.52487   (decimal degrees)
37°01'60" N, 88°31'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/364377/4099648 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paducah East
Inventory numbers
KY 073-B00173N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 57650 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 76.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
8,335

Update Log 

  • September 15, 2016: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • May 6, 2014: New photos from James Baughn
  • November 1, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • August 17, 2013: Added by Ben Tate

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Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net