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Chaplin River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #142746

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Chaplin River on State Route 1754
Location
Nelson County, Kentucky, and Washington County, Kentucky
Status
Bridge has been replaced.
History
Built circa 1910; replaced 1990
Design
Bridge was a one-lane, pin-connected Parker truss.
Dimensions
Total length: 200.0 ft.
Also called
Route 1754 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.89100, -85.19936   (decimal degrees)
37°53'28" N, 85°11'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/658331/4195249 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chaplin
Inventory number
BH 43021 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Bridge has been replaced.
  • February 24, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added GPS coordinates.
  • July 15, 2009: Added by Bill Eichelberger

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • HAER KY-22 - Kentucky Route 1754 Bridge, Spanning Chaplin River on Kentucky Route 1754, Chaplin vicinity, Nelson, KY