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Sanders Covered Bridge

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Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Eagle Creek on KY 36
Location
Sanders, Owen County, Kentucky, and Carroll County, Kentucky
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
One span collapsed by an overloaded truck in 1922. Remaining two spans lost to arson on August 23, 1948.
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 390.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.65036, -84.94599   (decimal degrees)
38°39'01" N, 84°56'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/678740/4279979 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 45326 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 6, 2017: New photos from Matthew Hill
  • May 20, 2010: Added by Bill Eichelberger

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Matthew Hill - matthewshill [at] live [dot] com