The first swinging footbridge, with two towers, was built 1899 to provide a link between Marble Hill and Lutesville when Crooked Creek flooded. A more substantial footbridge, with three towers, was built 1908
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.30304, -89.97882(decimal degrees) 37°18'11" N, 89°58'44" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
T. 30 N., R. 10 E., Sec. 6
BH 20888 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
November 17, 2008: New photo from Bob Long
Bollinger County 1851-1976 - Described on page 212, with two photos on page 314. Page 318 also shows Conrad's Lane in Marble Hill, the gravel lane which connected to the footbridge on the north.