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Russell Fork Bridge

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Elkhorn City Russell Fork Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in June 2010

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BH Photo #168323

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Facts 

Overview
Camelback through truss bridge over Russell Fork on former KY 80
Location
Elkhorn City, Pike County, Kentucky
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1912 by the Champion Bridge Co.; Bypassed by new bridge in 1950
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Camelback through truss span and two Pratt through truss spans
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.30546, -82.35168   (decimal degrees)
37°18'20" N, 82°21'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/380212/4129614 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elkhorn City
Inventory number
BH 45545 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • June 24, 2010: Added by C Hanchey

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