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PAL - Tioga Creek Trestle

Photo 

Trestle2.JPG

Bing Maps

BH Photo #210865

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Trestle Road on P&L Railroad
Location
Hardin County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Bridge is currently being replaced.
History
Built 1890
Railroad
- Paducah & Louisville Railway (PAL)
Design
Trestle
Dimensions
Total length: 700.0 ft.
Also called
PAL - Railroad Testle Road Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.96636, -85.97099   (decimal degrees)
37°57'59" N, 85°58'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/590386/4202581 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Knox
Inventory number
BH 49071 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,828)
Beam (14,225)
Built 1890 (247)
Built during 1890s (2,720)
Doomed (1,069)
Hardin County, Kentucky (17)
Kentucky (1,247)
Open (38,154)
Owned by railroad (10,962)
Paducah & Louisville Railway (18)
Railroad (14,256)
Steel stringer (5,551)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,648)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2014: Updated by J.P.: bridge being replaced.
  • August 27, 2011: New photo from J.P.
  • July 7, 2011: Added by J.P.

Sources 

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