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US 27 Pitman Creek Bridge

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US 27 Pitman Creek Bridge

looking west

Photo from WYKY FM

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View this photo at somerset106.com

BH Photo #501703

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Pitman Creek on US 27 NB
Location
Pulaski County, Kentucky
History
Built ca. 1950
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 299.8 ft.
Total length: 706.8 ft.
Deck width: 32.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.00417, -84.61444   (decimal degrees)
37°00'15" N, 84°36'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/712262/4097995 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Somerset
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
10,250
Inventory numbers
KY 100-B00032R (Kentucky bridge number)
BH 18937 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
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: 69.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built during 1950s (3,876)
Deck truss (1,787)
Have street view (27,297)
Kentucky (1,332)
Open (40,094)
Owned by state (16,164)
Pulaski County, Kentucky (25)
Span length 250-500 feet (1,204)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,904)
Truss (33,433)
US 27 (19)

Update Log 

  • July 20, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • July 2, 2010: New Street View added by Andrew Hansford

Sources 

  • Andrew Hansford
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

US27 Pitman Creek Bridge
Posted February 29, 2020, by Man from this area (gientduckie [at] gmail [dot] com)

The bridge still carries Northbound US 27.

Pitman Creek US 27 Bridge
Posted May 9, 2012, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This page says the bridge was replaced in 2000, yet the truss is visible in a Google Street View. Google Street View is newer than 2000. Is this bridge really demolished, and if so, what is the correct date?