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PAL - KY 835 Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Scott E Latoski

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BH Photo #260914

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over KY 835 on P&L Railroad
Location
Hardin County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1889
Railroad
- Paducah & Louisville Railway (PAL)
Design
Trestle
Dimensions
Total length: 570.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.96827, -85.96125   (decimal degrees)
37°58'06" N, 85°57'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/591240/4202803 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Knox
Inventory number
BH 49070 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2014: Updated by J.P.: bridge has been replaced.
  • July 25, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Railroad"
  • July 7, 2011: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

PAL - KY 835 Overpass
Posted April 27, 2015, by Bill Eichelberger

Great. Now I have to watch "Stripes" again. ;-)

PAL - KY 835 Overpass
Posted April 24, 2015, by Erik Baldwin (chinacat1966 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Bridge was in the movie Stripes. Czech border scene.

P&L Trestle 1
Posted October 24, 2011, by Scott E Latoski (selski66 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I've uploaded a few photos I took back in March 2009...