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IC - Cumberland River Bridge

Photos 

Illinois Central railroad bridge

Removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #290258

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss swing bridge over Cumberland River on Illinois Central Railroad
Location
Livingston County, Kentucky, and Lyon County, Kentucky
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1910
Railroad
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.02074, -88.22317   (decimal degrees)
37°01'15" N, 88°13'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/391194/4097873 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Central City East
Inventory number
BH 62233 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1910 (1,158)
Built during 1910s (9,632)
Illinois Central Railroad (582)
Kentucky (1,325)
Livingston County, Kentucky (20)
Lost (24,724)
Lyon County, Kentucky (5)
Movable (2,969)
Owned by railroad (12,422)
Swing (1,453)
Through truss (15,058)
Truss (32,778)

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2018: New photo from Luke
  • November 28, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 2, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke

Comments 

IC - Cumberland River Bridge
Posted August 2, 2019, by JC Dees (kd4ygg [at] gmail [dot] com)

Should be Livingston County / Lyon County border line for location