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"Iron Bridge"

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Iron Bridge

The Park City Daily News: April 16 1961

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BH Photo #527494

Description 

The Old Richardsville Road Bridge may have been built at the same time as this one. It was believed to have originally been built in the 1860's, before apparently being rebuilt in 1889. "

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Barren River on Iron Bridge Road
Location
Warren County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1867; Replaced 1969
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio (Likely Fabricator)
Design
Bowstring through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 210.0 ft.
Also called
Iron Bridge Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.94194, -86.25528   (decimal degrees)
36°56'31" N, 86°15'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/566313/4088691 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 97360 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2022: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • March 27, 2022: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

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