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Cumberland River Bridge

Photo 

Cumberland River Bridge

1910 view

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #497505

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cumberland River on S Main Street
Location
Barbourville, Knox County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
(1)12-panel, pinned Pennsylvania through truss (Camelback format)
(1)5-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.86205, -83.88710   (decimal degrees)
36°51'43" N, 83°53'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/242622/4083461 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93081 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 3, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added truss types and categories "12-panel truss", "5-panel truss", "Pin-connected"
  • May 3, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs