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Russell Fork Bridge

Photos 

Elkhorn City Russell Fork Bridge 2

Photo taken by C Hanchey in June 2010

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BH Photo #168319

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned camelback through truss bridge over Russell Fork on former KY 80
Location
Elkhorn City, Pike County, Kentucky
Status
Abandoned
History
Built in 1912
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
One Camelback through truss span, one Pratt through truss span and one Pratt pony truss span
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.30406, -82.34279   (decimal degrees)
37°18'15" N, 82°20'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/380998/4129449 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elkhorn City
Inventory number
BH 45546 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 27, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • June 24, 2010: Added by C Hanchey

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