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Shar-Cal Road Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost timber stringer bridge over Shar-Cal Road on P&L Railway
Location
Marshall County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1956
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 16.1 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.01842, -88.44220   (decimal degrees)
37°01'06" N, 88°26'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/371705/4097887 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Little Cypress
Inventory number
BH 47373 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 23, 2010: Added by J.P.

Sources 

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

Comments 

Shar-Cal Road Bridge
Posted July 13, 2016, by Mark gifford (Markgifford81 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Is this referring to the railroad bridge or the car traffic bridge? In either case this infomation is inaccurate.No bridge goes over the railroad. Both are currently closed, though not at the time of this post, do to flood damage.Both have been refitted after the date posted.