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NS - South Elkhorn Creek Trestle

Photos 

Photo taken by Melissa Jurgensen in November 2017

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BH Photo #411980

Street View 

Description 

I don't know much about this trestle at all, but it was shown to me when my other half discovered it a few weeks ago and wanted to show me. If anyone can add anything about this neat trestle, please do! I would say it's approximately 100 feet long.

Facts 

Overview
Wooden bridge over South Elkhorn Creek on NS Railroad
Location
Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.06676, -84.62855   (decimal degrees)
38°04'00" N, 84°37'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/708032/4215877 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Versailles
Inventory number
BH 79542 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 26, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 26, 2017: Added by Melissa Jurgensen

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