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Freestone Road Bridge

Photos 

Rowan 1

Photo taken by Jim Neill in October 2007

BH Photo #167108

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Triplett Creek on Freestone Road (Old US 60)
Location
Rowan County, Kentucky
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1921 by HIPCO
Builder
- HIPCO of Ligonier, Indiana
Design
Camelback through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.14852, -83.51579   (decimal degrees)
38°08'55" N, 83°30'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/279549/4225284 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Farmers
Inventory number
BH 36139 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1921 (539)
Built during 1920s (9,484)
Camelback truss (337)
Closed (2,571)
HIPCO (1)
Have street view (25,415)
Kentucky (1,250)
Rowan County, Kentucky (3)
Through truss (14,046)
Truss (31,237)
US 60 (78)

Update Log 

  • June 5, 2010: New Street View added by Cliff Darby
  • June 5, 2010: New photos from Bill Eichelberger

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Cliff Darby - clif30 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Freestone Road Bridge
Posted June 5, 2010, by Bill Eichelberger (wallyum [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I moved the photos to the photo section. It attributed them to me, but I didn't take them.

Freestone Road Bridge
Posted November 1, 2007, by Jim Neill (ekyjim [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Here are pictures I took 10/21/07 of the bridge.