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Kentucky Route 228 Bridge, Spanning Wolf Creek on Kentucky Route 228, Wolf Creek, Meade County, KY



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Location
Spanning Wolf Creek on Kentucky Route 228, Wolf Creek, KY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER KY-21
Building/structure dates: 1885 initial construction
Significance: Longest of the six Whipple-Murphy truss bridges in Kentucky.

Subjects
Truss Bridges
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Smith Bridge Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE FROM THE SOUTH
2. OVERALL VIEW OF BRIDGE FROM THE NORTH
3. BARREL SHOT OF BRIDGE FROM THE SOUTH
4. BARREL SHOT OF BRIDGE FROM THE NORTH
5. VIEW OF BEAR PLATE, LOOKING FROM THE EAST
6. VIEW OF UPPER PANEL POINT CONNECTION
7. DETAIL VIEW OF INTERMEDIATE MEMBERS
8. DETAIL VIEW OF THE WEB SYSTEM
9. DETAIL VIEW OF INTERIOR PORTAL
10. DETAIL VIEW OF EXTERIOR PORTAL
11. DETAIL VIEW OF LOWER PANEL POINT CONNECTION AND HANGER BEAM
12. VIEW OF FLOOR SYSTEM, LOOKING FROM THE NORTH
13. CLOSE-UP VIEW OF CARNEGIE FOUNDRY STAMP ON CHANNEL


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