Hillsboro-Grange City Covered Bridge (Formerly KY 111)

The Hillsboro-Grange City Covered Bridge once carried KY 111 over Fox Creek in Fleming County, Kentucky. The 86-foot Burr truss containing multiple king posts was constructed in 1860,4 and is similar in design to the Ringo Mill Covered Bridge, also in Fleming County and also over Fox Creek.1 2 4 5 The bridge was retired when a modern concrete bridge opened adjacent to the span in 1963.3

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  • Designation: Old KY 111
  • Crosses: Fox Creek
  • Bridge type: Covered
  • Total length: 86 ft
  • Width: 14 ft
  1. “Hillsboro or Grance City Covered Bridge.” Kentucky Atlas and Gazetteer. University of Kentucky. 13 Sept. 2006 Article.
  2. Hultgren, John. “Hillsboro Covered Bridge.” 13 Sept. 2006 Article.
  3. Bridge stamp date.
  4. ‘Kentucky’s Covered Bridges.’ Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives July 1, 2005. April 20, 2007 Article.
  5. Powell, Robert A. “Kentucky Images Magazine.” Kentucky Images Magazine. 1984.

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