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Home > Kentucky > Holbrook vicinity > Starnes Bridge, Spanning Eagle Creek, Holbrook, Grant County, KY



B&W Photos
Portal View From West
HB487174
Portal View From West
Portal View From East
HB487175
Portal View From East
General Elevation From North
HB487176
General Elevation From North
Oblique Elevation From Northwest
HB487177
Oblique Elevation From Northwest
Oblique Elevation From Northeast
HB487178
Oblique Elevation From Northeast
Detail View Of Top Chord Panel Point
HB487179
Detail View Of Top Chord Panel Point
Detail View Of Sub-strut Pin Connection
HB487180
Detail View Of Sub-strut Pin Connection
View Of Bottom Chord
HB487181
View Of Bottom Chord
Detail View Of Bottom Chord Pin Connection
HB487182
Detail View Of Bottom Chord Pin Connection
End Bearing Plate On End Post
HB487183
End Bearing Plate On End Post
Detail Of Rollers On Bearing Plate
HB487184
Detail Of Rollers On Bearing Plate
View Of Floor System
HB487185
View Of Floor System
Cut Stone Abutment (east)
HB487186
Cut Stone Abutment (east)
Detail Of Steps On Cut Stone Abutment (east)
HB487187
Detail Of Steps On Cut Stone Abutment (east)
Detail View Of Bridge Builder/date Plate
HB487188
Detail View Of Bridge Builder/date Plate


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Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Spanning Eagle Creek, Holbrook vicinity, KY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER KY-3
Building/structure dates: 1890 initial construction
Significance: The Starnes Bridge is a rare surviving example of bridge technology representing the pin-connected Pennsylvania truss elements.

Subjects
Religious Services
Civil Engineering
Transportation


Related Names
King Iron Bridge Company
Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
Rawlings, G. D., Photographer
Daniel, J. E., Photographer
Rawlings, Gregory D., Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. PORTAL VIEW FROM WEST
2. PORTAL VIEW FROM EAST
3. GENERAL ELEVATION FROM NORTH
4. OBLIQUE ELEVATION FROM NORTHWEST
5. OBLIQUE ELEVATION FROM NORTHEAST
6. DETAIL VIEW OF TOP CHORD PANEL POINT
7. DETAIL VIEW OF SUB-STRUT PIN CONNECTION
8. VIEW OF BOTTOM CHORD
9. DETAIL VIEW OF BOTTOM CHORD PIN CONNECTION
10. END BEARING PLATE ON END POST
11. DETAIL OF ROLLERS ON BEARING PLATE
12. VIEW OF FLOOR SYSTEM
13. CUT STONE ABUTMENT (EAST)
14. DETAIL OF STEPS ON CUT STONE ABUTMENT (EAST)
15. DETAIL VIEW OF BRIDGE BUILDER/DATE PLATE


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