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Green Mill Farm Bridge

Green Mill Farm Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: May 27, 2019

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Green Farm Road (Falls of Rough Church Lane) Over Rough River
Location
Rural: Grayson County, Kentucky and Breckinridge County, Kentucky: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1877 By Builder/Contractor: King Bridge Company of Cleveland, Ohio

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
148 Feet (45 Meters)
Structure Length
152 Feet (46 Meters)
Roadway Width
15 Feet (4.57 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
0430110B0048

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Bridge Documentation

This is an outstanding example of a mid-1870s King Bridge Company cast and wrought iron bowstring truss bridge. And old National Bridge Inventory sheet from 1992 listed the bridge as built in 1918 and reconstructed in 1938. These might indicate rehab or relocation dates, or might be total errors. The bridge has an 1877 plaque on it. The bridge has been closed to vehicular traffic, but remains open for pedestrian usage.

 

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Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
37.589081,-86.551514

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