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Stone Creek Concrete Arch Bridge

Photos 

West side bridge profile

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in December 2013

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BH Photo #271738

Map 

Description 

This bridge was part of the Kentucky Road to Harlan, KY in 1918. New replacement bridge built nearby in 1935, U.S. 421 commissioned on Kentucky Road, 1952.

Facts 

Overview
Luten arch bridge skewed slightly over Stone Creek on Stone Creek
Location
Stone Creek, Lee County, Virginia
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
Future prospects
Available for reuse
History
Built 1918 by the Luten Bridge Company, Knoxville, TN
Builder
- Luten Bridge Co. of York, Pennsylvania & Knoxville, Tennessee
Design
Historic Luten concrete arch design
Dimensions
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 26.0 ft.
Skew angle
10 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.77657, -83.05639   (decimal degrees)
36°46'36" N, 83°03'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/316485/4072059 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pennington Gap
Elevation
1466 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 58959 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2013: Added by Calvin Sneed

Sources 

  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com