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Green River US 431 Bridge


Green River US 431 Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in February 2009


BH Photo #134432

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Concrete-steel stringer bridge with one Parker through truss over Green River on US 431 in Livermore
McLean County, Kentucky, and Ohio County, Kentucky
Open to traffic
Built 1939
Steel stringer bridge with one Parker through truss in a Warren PTC design. Only bridge in the world that starts in one county, crosses two rivers and a different county, then ends up back in the county in which it started
Length of largest span: 319.8 ft.
Total length: 1,643.6 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.7 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.48417, -87.13472   (decimal degrees)
37°29'03" N, 87°08'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/488089/4148593 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
Inventory numbers
KY 075-B00018N (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18898 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 38 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2021: New photo from Mark Yurina
  • February 11, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • September 16, 2016: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 14, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added Google Street View.
  • February 28, 2009: New photos from C Hanchey
  • February 21, 2009: Updated by James McCray


  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Clipping from The Owensboro Messenger - Newspapers.com - Clipping found in The Owensboro Messenger in Owensboro, Kentucky on Oct 22, 1939.
  • Mark Yurina - markyurina [at] gmail [dot] com