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Drake's Creek Bridge

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Drake's Creek Bridge

The Franklin Favorite: December 1 1949

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BH Photo #443258

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Drake's Creek on Old Scottsville Road
Location
Warren County, Kentucky
Status
Collapsed. Replaced by new bridge.
History
Built 1877
Design
Through truss
Also called
Old Scottsville Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.93472, -86.39222   (decimal degrees)
36°56'05" N, 86°23'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/554124/4087803 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
470 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 84376 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,600)
Built 1877 (83)
Built during 1870s (945)
Collapsed (271)
Kentucky (1,239)
Lost (20,698)
Lost 1949 (34)
Lost during 1940s (297)
Owned by county (19,439)
Through truss (13,562)
Truss (30,505)
Warren County, Kentucky (11)

Update Log 

  • February 2, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com

Comments 

Drake's Creek Bridge
Posted February 2, 2019, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Driver error... Again!

This was a Phoenix Column span, looks like it was a Pratt.