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Goose Creek Bridge

Photo 

Goose Creek Bridge

The Lexington Herald: July 10 1968

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BH Photo #521103

Description 

NBI has this incorrectly listed as a 1950 bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Goose Creek on Mt. Horeb Pike
Location
Scott County, Kentucky
Status
Collapsed
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
Pinned Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.19361, -84.44667   (decimal degrees)
38°11'37" N, 84°26'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/723602/4230378 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 96812 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (7,682)
Collapsed (451)
Kentucky (1,377)
Lost (29,036)
Lost 1968 (111)
Lost during 1960s (996)
Pony truss (17,077)
Pratt pony truss (3,984)
Pratt truss (10,402)
Scott County, Kentucky (16)
Truss (35,919)

Update Log 

  • February 22, 2022: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • February 22, 2022: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com