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IC - Green River Bridge (Old)

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IC - Green River Bridge (Old)

Replaced in 1930

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in September 2014

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BH Photo #292982

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Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Green River on Illinois Central Railroad
Location
Rockport, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, and Ohio County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1870 Replaced in 1930
Railroad
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Through truss swing
Also called
PAL Rail Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.33197, -86.99803   (decimal degrees)
37°19'55" N, 86°59'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/500174/4131699 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paradise
Inventory number
BH 62868 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 4, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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