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Old Scottsville Road Bridge

Photo 

Old Scottsville Road Bridge

The Park City Daily News: April 16 1961

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BH Photo #527531

Description 

Replaced an 1877 through truss bridge that collapsed in 1949.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Drakes Creek on Old Scottsville Road
Location
Warren County, Kentucky
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1981
Design
9-panel, riveted Camelback through truss
Also called
KY 2629-Drakes Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.93495, -86.39228   (decimal degrees)
36°56'06" N, 86°23'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/554118/4087828 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 97361 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

9-panel truss (247)
Beam (16,961)
Camelback truss (414)
Kentucky (1,377)
Lost (29,180)
Lost 1981 (109)
Lost during 1980s (1,549)
Replaced by new bridge (19,830)
Riveted (2,572)
Through truss (17,271)
Truss (36,037)
Warren County, Kentucky (14)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2022: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • March 27, 2022: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added categories "9-panel truss", "Riveted"

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Sources 

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