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Beech Fork-Hardesty Rd. Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Beech Fork River on Hardesty Road
Location
Washington County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1904; Replaced 2008
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 138.1 ft.
Total length: 141.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.78417, -85.19972   (decimal degrees)
37°47'03" N, 85°11'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/658528/4183394 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brush Grove
Inventory numbers
KY 115-C00028N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18953 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 18, 2013: New photos from Debra Searcy
  • July 3, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

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Comments 

Beech Fork River Bridge
Posted October 8, 2014, by Brian (catbus420 [at] gmail [dot] com)

THE ABOVE PICS ARE OF THE BEECH FORK COVERED BRIDGE

NOT THE LOST HARDESTY ROAD BRIDGE

PLEASE MOVE THEM WHERE THEY BELONG

Beech Fork River Bridge
Posted November 24, 2008, by Brian (catbus420 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge no longer exists. It was replaced with concrete bridge in last couple of years.