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Georges Creek KY 581 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in June 2010

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BH Photo #168507

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Georges Creek on KY 581
Location
Lawrence County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1924 by the Vincennes Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1971
Builder
- Vincennes Bridge Co. of Vincennes, Indiana
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 160.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.97456, -82.66634   (decimal degrees)
37°58'28" N, 82°39'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/353644/4204302 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Richardson
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
79
Inventory numbers
KY 064-B00049N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18859 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 54.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • November 13, 2010: Updated by C Hanchey: Added bridge builder
  • July 7, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added truss type.
  • June 26, 2010: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • April 13, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Mapped.

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com