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Old Brownsboro Road Bridge

Photos 

Overview

The Old Brownsboro Road Bridge is a beautiful stone arch bridge that sits abandoned next to its replacement. The replacement bridge was built in 1967 and the original was built in 1900.

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #147765

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stone arch bridge over an old alignment of Brownsboro Road/KY 1694 on Abandoned stone arch bridge over Harrods Creek on an old alignment of Brownsboro Road/KY 1694
Location
Oldham County, Kentucky
Status
Abandoned
History
Bridge built 1900. New bridge build as a replacement in 1967. Bridge currently sits abandoned next to the new bridge.
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.34952, -85.55728   (decimal degrees)
38°20'58" N, 85°33'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/626066/4245580 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Anchorage
Inventory number
BH 43498 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,320)
Arch (11,478)
Built 1900 (895)
Built during 1900s (6,742)
Deck arch (10,730)
Kentucky (1,247)
Oldham County, Kentucky (5)
Stone arch (2,772)

Update Log 

  • October 18, 2009: New photos from James McCray
  • October 17, 2009: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Old Brownsboro Road Bridge
Posted December 2, 2012, by Anonymous

Nice captions, man. ;^)