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Kentucky Route 49 Bridge

Photos 

Kentucky Route 49 Bridge

HAER Photo

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BH Photo #187998

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Rolling Fork River on Kentucky Route 49
Location
Marion County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1881 by the King Bridge Co.; replaced 1984
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Whipple-Murphy through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 158.0 ft.
Total length: 158.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.50139, -85.18667   (decimal degrees)
37°30'05" N, 85°11'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/660284/4152039 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lebanon East
Inventory number
BH 47059 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 21, 2010: Added by C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • HAER KY-17 - Kentucky Route 49 Bridge, Spanning Rolling Fork River, Bradfordsville, Marion, KY