Elkhorn City Bridge

Elkhorn City Bridge (Old KY 80)

The Elkhorn City Bridge formerly carried KY Route 80 over the Russell Fork in Elkhorn City, Kentucky.


The Elkhorn City Bridge was constructed in 1912 by the Champion Bridge Company of Wilmington, Ohio, and consisted of a Camelback through truss, Pratt through truss, and Pratt pony truss. It was bypassed in 1968 and converted into a pedestrian-only crossing.


Information

  • State: Kentucky
  • Route: KY Route 80
  • Type: Pratt Pony Truss, Camelback through truss, Pratt Through Truss
  • Status: Abandoned / Closed

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