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Vaughn Ditch KY 143 Bridge

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Vaughn Ditch KY 143 Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in February 2009

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BH Photo #134424

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Vaughn Ditch on KY 143
Location
Webster County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 84.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.46333, -87.89806   (decimal degrees)
37°27'48" N, 87°53'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/420581/4146652 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blackford
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
168
Inventory numbers
KY 117-B00043N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18956 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 73.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1962 (187)
Built during 1960s (1,854)
Have street view (23,402)
Kentucky (1,146)
Open (37,496)
Owned by state (14,200)
Pony truss (15,200)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,956)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,082)
Truss (29,916)
Warren pony truss (2,980)
Warren truss (5,931)
Webster County, Kentucky (14)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added Google Street View.
  • November 16, 2009: New photos from J.P.
  • February 28, 2009: New photos from C Hanchey
  • February 27, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger

Comments 

Vaughn Ditch KY 143 Bridge
Posted November 16, 2009, by J.P.

This bridge and the 270 bridge were just rehabilitated, When there was the possibilitie of them being destroyed.