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! Confirmed demolition date within one year or an especially historic bridge that is threatened with demolition at any level.
X The bridge has been confirmed demolished or collapsed.
S The bridge has been dismantled or moved to an offsite location and is not currently available for public viewing.
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Total Bridges Found: 2

 Bridge Name HSR Rating Facility Carried / Feature Intersected LocationStructure Type Structure DimensionsConstruction Date / Builder or Contractor DescriptionThumbnail
12th Street Bridge
Ben M. Williamson Sr. Bridge
Historic Significance Rating. 12th Street Over Ohio River Coal Grove and Ashland: Boyd County, Kentucky and Lawrence County, Ohio Metal Cantilever Rivet-Connected Modified Warren (Subdivided) Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Rivet-Connected Warren (No Verticals) Through Truss, Fixed Total Length: 2278 ft
Main Span Length: 738.7 ft
Roadway Width: 22 ft
Main Spans: 3
1930 By: Unknown and J. E. Greiner Company of Chicago, Illinois This large cantilever bridge is an impressive structure that appears to be well maintained.Bridge.
Big Sandy Junction Railroad Bridge
Historic Significance Rating. Railroad (CSX) Over Big Sandy River and US-60 Catlettsburg and Kenova: Boyd County, Kentucky and Wayne County, West Virginia Metal 8 Panel Rivet-Connected Polygonal Warren Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Deck Girder, Fixed Total Length: 2465 ft
Main Span Length: 225 ft
Main Spans: 5
1943 By: Virginia Bridge and Iron Company of Roanoke, Virginia This riveted truss bridge has approach spans which were built later in the 1950s by the American Bridge Company.Bridge.


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