Kentucky Covered Bridges List
– May 29, 2014
 
Number County Name Water Spans Length Built Truss GPS Description
                   
17-01-A Adair Eli Miller Barnett Creek 1 40' x 14'   Stringer N37 14.213 W85 05.447 N. of Pellyton, Adair County, KY. Barnetts Creek Rd. N. 1.8 miles from jct with KY206 (Liberty Rd.) in Pellyton to the bridge on the E. side of the road.
17-05-A Barren Tranquil Valley stream 1 37' 1975 Stringer GONE Cave City. Routes 70 & 255 (adjacent to Mammoth Cave National Park) (village closed its operation c1986) Admission.
17-09-01 Bourbon See Pike Boone Creek 1 75' 1874 Smith type IV --GONE-- N38 11.733 W84 01.441 NE of North Middletown. KY57 (Levy Rd.) NE 5.0 miles from jct with US460 (Main St.) in North Middletown, NW (left) on KY537 (Cane Ridge Rd.) 0.6 miles, NE (right) on See Rd. 1.2 miles to the bridge. Built by Jacob Bower. Replaced in 1967.
17-09-02   Ruddles Mill Stoner Creek 2 150' 1861 Long --GONE-- N38 18.179 W84 14.975 N. of Paris. KY1940 (Ruddles Mill Rd.) N. 5.6 miles from jct with US68 on the NE side of Paris, continue N. on Old Ruddles Mill Rd. 0.1 miles, W. on KY1893 0.5 miles to the bridge. Arsoned 8-11-1964.
17-09-03 #2   Colville Hinkston Creek 1 120' 1877 MKP N38 19.48 W84 12.19 WNW of Millersburg. KY1893 W. 3.1 miles from jct with US68 just S. of Millersburg, N. on SR3118 1.2 miles to the bridge. Built by Jacob Bowers. Damaged by flood 1997. Restored 2001.
17-09-A   Stonerside Farm Stoner Creek 1 c110' 1999 10-panel pratt   At Stonerside Farm E. of Paris. US460 (Middletown Rd.) E. 3.6 miles from jct with US68 (Main St. / Millersburg Rd.) in Paris to the bridge on the S. side of the road at 1200. Very private, do not ask for a visit as it will not be granted. Built by Western Wood Structures. (N38 11.466 W84 11.452)
17-10-a Boyd Diamond Links branch of Elk Creek 1 19' c2002 Stringer N38 20.101 W82 42.050 At the 14th hole of Diamond Links Golf Course SW of Catlettsburg. I64 W. 5.2 miles from jct with US23 in Catlettsburg, S. on KY180 (I64 exit 185) 0.8 miles, continue S. (curves W.) on KY3 1.1 miles, S. on Country Club Dr. 1.0 miles, NE (left) on Fairway Dr. 0.2 miles to the clubhouse. Ask permission.
17-11-a Boyle Millennium Park pond 1 62'   Stringer N37 39.345 W84 47.441 In Millennium Park in Danville. US150 (Main St.) W. 0.6 miles from jct with US127 (Maple Av.), N. on Cunningham Dr. 0.55 miles. Bridge is to the E. on the S. end of the lake.
17-12-01 #2 Bracken Walcott or White Locust Creek 1 73' 1880 King Queen combo N38 43.986 W84 05.890 NNW of Brooksville. KY1159 (Miami St. - becomes Bladeston Dr.) N. 4.45 miles from jct with KY19 in Brooksville, E. on Woolcott Rd. 0.15 miles to the bridge on the N. side of the road. Closed to motor traffic in 1954. Damaged by flood 1997. Rebuilt 2002.
17-19-A Campbell Paul Kidd 2nd Pooles Creek 1 18' 1970 Stringer N39 00.598 W84 27.223 SE of Forest Hills, Cold Spring Township. KY9/915 (Licking Pike) SE 1.8 miles from jct with I275 exit 77, NE on Dry Creek Rd. 0.3 miles to the bridge on the SE side of the road at 234.
17-19-b   Flagg Springs #1 ditch 1 40' 1997 Stringer N38 53.22 W84 15.84 At hole 2 in Flagg Springs golf course SE of Alexandria. KY10 (Main St.) SE (curves E.) 2.7 miles from jct with KY547 in Alexandria, continue E. on KY1997 0.8 miles, S. on KY9 6.1 miles, E. on Smith Rd. 0.3 miles to the golf course on the N. side of the road at 3670. Twin to 17-19-c.
17-19-c   Flagg Springs #2 pond outlet 1 40' 1997 Stringer N38 53.420 W84 15.981 At hole 4 in Flagg Springs golf course SE of Alexandria. KY10 (Main St.) SE (curves E.) 2.7 miles from jct with KY547 in Alexandria, continue E. on KY1997 0.8 miles, S. on KY9 6.1 miles, E. on Smith Rd. 0.3 miles to the golf course on the N. side of the road at 3670. Twin to 17-19-b.
17-22-A Carter   Soldier Fork 1     Stringer N38 15.91 W83 13.90 West of Limestone. KY174 W. 1.6 miles from jct with Limestone Rd. in Limestone to the bridge on the S. side of the road.
17-24-A Christian Smokey Hollow Farm East Branch Pond River 1 40' 2004 I-beam Stringer N37 01.026 W87 23.593 SE of Crofton. KY800 (Crofton Fruithill Rd.) E. (curves SE) 5.0 miles from jct with KY41 (Pennyrile Pkwy) E. of Crofton to the bridge on the W. side of the road at 6425 up a driveway 0.1 miles. Ask permission. Built by retired Coal Miner & Equipment Operator Roy E. Crunk.
17-28-A Crittenden Marion Creek creek 1 25'   Stringer N37 17.968 W88 04.624 S. of Marion. US641 S. 2.1 miles from jct with US60 in Marion to the bridge on the E. side of the road at 2362. On driveway to the Marion Inn B&B.
17-30-a Daviess Yellow Creek Park #1 Yellow Creek 1 c30'   Stringer N37 47.521 W87 02.121 On a hiking trail in Yellow Creek Park NE of Owensboro. US60 NE 1.8 miles from jct with US60 Byp just NE of Owensboro, continue NE (curves E.) on KY144 1.2 miles to the park on the S. side of the road at 5710.
17-30-b   Yellow Creek Park #2 Yellow Creek 1 c30'   Stringer   Same as 17-30-a. (N37 47.157 W87 02.309)
17-34-A Fayette Stallions East Hickman Creek 1 41' x 17' 1990 Stringer UNK In Fayette County. Location withheld at owners request. Private, permission required. Built by Brian Rickenbacker. (BK84482483936573WD)
17-35-01 17-06-01 Fleming Sherburne Licking River 1 253' 1867   --GONE-- N38 16.782 W83 48.242 At Sherburne. On KY11 connecting Bath & Fleming Counties. Suspension cables added in 1951. Burned 1981. Was the only covered suspension bridge in the world.
17-35-04   Ringo Mill Fox Creek 1 88' 1868 MKP N38 16.11 W83 36.62 SE of Hillsboro. Just off KY158 between Hillsboro and Sharkey. Closed to motor traffic in 1969. Restored in 1984. Now cared for by the Murray family.
17-35-05   Hillsboro or Grange City Fox Creek 1 86' 1867 MKP N38 15.27 W83 39.20 S. of Hillsboro. Just off KY11 3.0 miles S. of jct KY158 in Hillsboro. Closed to motor traffic in 1968.
17-35-06   Goddard or White Sand Lick Creek 1 63' c1880 Town N38 21.74 W83 36.93 SE of Flemingsburg. KY32 SE 7.8 miles from jct with KY11 on the S. side of Flemingsburg to the bridge on the E. side of the road at Goddard. Moved to present location in 1932 from KY32 one mile S. Rebuilt 2007.
17-37-01 #2 Franklin Switzer North Elkhorn Creek 1 120' 1855 Howe N38 15.28 W84 45.11 NE of Frankfort. US460 E. 4.8 miles from jct with US60 in Frankfort, NE on KY1262 (curves NW) 3.4 miles to the bridge on the NE side of the road. Closed to motor traffic in 1954. Restored in 1991, flooded 1997, rebuilt 1999.
17-37-a     stream 1 c30'   Stringer N38 14.35 W84 54.99 NNW of Frankfort. US421 NNW 3.5 miles from jct with US127 on the NW side of Frankfort to the bridge on the E. side of the road. The bridge goes to a trailer home belonging to an adjacent salvage yard.
17-40-a Garrard   ditch 1 19' 2005 Stringer N37 32.298 W84 24.100 SW of Berea. KY21 (Paint Lick Rd.) SW 2.4 miles from jct with I75 exit 76 in Berea, left & continue SW on KY954 (Cartersville Rd.) 3.0 miles, right (N. & curves W.) on KY954 (Cartersville Rd.) 0.3 miles to the bridge on the N. side of the road.
17-41-A Grant Hunter   1   1990 Stringer   Corinth Township. ???
17-45-01 #2 Greenup Bennett Mill Tygart's Creek 1 155' 1875 Only surviving example of Wheeler N38 37.85 W82 55.61 S. of South Shore.. KY7 S. 8.5 miles from jct with US23 in South Shore, E. on KY1215 100' to the bridge. Rebuilt Nov 2003.
17-45-02 #2   Oldtown Little Sandy Creek 2 188' 1870 MKP N38 25.88 W82 53.71 S. of Oldtown. KY1 S. 0.5 miles from jct with Laurel Rd. in Oldtown, E. on Frazier Rd. 0.25 miles to the bridge on the E. side of the road. Closed to motor traffic in 1988. Rebuilt late 1990s.
17-47-A Hardin Century House Tributary of Cole Creek 1 18' 1974 Stringer N37 44.383 W85 51.003 N. of Elizabethtown, Hardin County, KY. KY251 (Miles St. - becomes Shepherdsville Rd.) N. 3.6 miles from jct with US31W (Dixie Av.) in Elizabethtown, W. (curves S.) on Bates Rd. 0.55 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road at 548.
17-48-(a Harlan Gazebo stream 1 10'   Stringer N36 59.439 W82 57.219 NE of Cumberland. US119 NE 1.8 miles from jct with KY160 on the E. side of Cumberland, left on connector Rd. 200', E. (right) on Old US119 0.1 miles to the bridge on the N. side of the road.
17-54-a Hopkins Volkswagen ditch 1 13' 1997   N37 21.32 W87 29.92 In Madisonville. US41 W. 0.7 miles from jct with Pennyrile Pkwy. exit 44, N. on US41 0.4 miles, W. on Comer Dr. 100 yds to the bridge on the S. side of the road at 32. Has a cut up Volkswagen beetle on the end facing the road & has "See Rock City" on the roof.
17-56-A Jefferson Cloverdown Farm Long Run Creek 1 42' 1986 Stringer N38 14.887 W85 25.335 NE of Eastwood. Long Run Rd. NE 1.3 miles from jct with US60 on the E. side of Eastwood to to the bridge on the E. side of the road.
17-57-a Jessamine Lake Mingo Park drainage ditch 1 12'   Stringer N37 53.413 W84 33.865 In Lake Mingo Park in Nicholasville. Bus.US27 (Main St.) S. 0.8 miles from jct with US27 (Lexington Rd.), E. on Strawberry Ln. 0.25 miles to the bridge on the S. side of the road.
17-64-02 Lawrence Yatesville Blaine Creek 1 130' 1906 Howe --GONE-- N38 08.704 W82 41.083 S. of Fallsburg. KY3 S. 2.6 miles from jct with Church St. in Fallsburg, W. on Yatesville Rd. 0.7 miles to the bridge. Collapsed during a flood May 1986.
17-64-A   Creek Cabin RV Park creek 1     Stringer approximate N38 10.39 W82 40.56 S. of Fallsburg. Off KY3 at the 22 ½ mile marker, on the east side of the road leading into the park.
17-68-03 Lewis Cabin Creek or Mackey- Hughes Farms Cabin Creek 1 114' 1867 MKP & arch N38 36.564 W83 37.279 NW of Tollesboro. KY57 N. (curves NE) 2.4 miles from jct with KY10 in Tollesboro, NW (left) on Cabin Creek Rd. 4.7 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road. Closed to motor traffic in 1983.
17-68-A   Little Grassy Acres Grassy Branch Kinniconick Creek 1 33' 1987 Stringer N38 31.99 W83 20.57 S. of Vanceburg. KY59 S. 4.1 miles from jct with KY9 on the S. side of Vanceburg to the bridge on the W. side of the road.
17-68-B     Little Branch 1 30' 2000 Stringer N38 34.318 W83 26.943 W. of Vandeburg. KY10B W. 3.3 miles from jct with KY8 in Vandeburg, W. on KY9/10/546 4.8 miles to the bridge on the S. side of the road up a private driveway 0.1 miles.
17-69-A Lincoln Hawkins Branch Hawkins Branch 1 c33' 2005 Stringer N37 33.50 W84 40.66 NNW of Stanford. US150 NNW 0.9 miles from jct with Bus.US150 (Danville Av.) on the NW side of Stanford to the bridge on the W. side of the road up a driveway 300'.
17-73-a McCracken Bob Noble Park pond 1 24'     N37 05.21 W88 38.31 In Bob Noble Park in Paducah. US60 (Park Av.) W. 0.2 miles from jct with US45 (HC Mathis Dr.) in Paducah, N. (curves E.) into park 0.1 miles, N. on park Rd. 0.2 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road. Total length 117', renovated 1995.
17-76-A Madison Bridge of Madison County Silver Creek 2 c100' 1990s Concrete over steel N37 44.19 W84 26.21 W. of Richmond. KY876 (Barnes Mill Rd.) W. 4.8 miles from jct with I75 exit 87 on the W. side of Richmond, NW (right) on Bogie Mill Rd. 3.0 miles, to the end. Bridge is to the west.
17-78-A Marion Bagwell Pontchartrain Creek 1 29' 1974 Stringer N37 31.631 W85 15.284 S. of Lebanon. KY49 (Proctor Knott Av.) S. 0.6 miles from jct with US68 in Lebanon, W. on Country Club Dr. 0.45 miles, S. on Country Club Dr. 0.8 miles, continue S. on Old Calvary Pike 1.4 miles to the bridge on the E. side of the road.
17-78-B   Whisky Creek Whisky Creek 1       N37 38.834 W85 20.988 At Maker's Mark Distillery NE of Loretto. KY52 NE (curves SE) 2.7 miles from jct with KY49 (Holy Cross Rd.) in Loretto, E. (left) on Burkes Spring Rd. 0.4 miles, NE (left) on Don Ryan Rd. 0.1 miles to the bridge.
17-78-c   Rosewood creek 1 37' x 9'   Stringer N37 35.798 W85 15.361 At hole 2 in Rosewood Golf Course N. of Lebanon. KY55 (Spalding Av.) N. 0.5 miles from jct with US68 in Lebanon, veer left onto KY429 (St. Rose Rd.) 1.1 miles, E. on Rosewood Dr. 0.6 miles to the clubhouse. Ask permission.
17-79-a Marshall Morris dry ditch 1 33' 1979 Stringer   Benton. 1.5 miles S. of Court House on US641, corner Main & Tom Hall Sts.
17-81-01 Mason Dover Lees Creek 1 63' 1835 Modified Queen post N38 45.017 W83 52.727 SE of Dover. Johnson St. E. (curves S.) 0.6 miles from jct with Market St. in Dover, continue S. (at jct with KY8) on Lees Creek Rd. 0.1 miles to the bridge.
17-81-02   Valley Pike or Bouldin Lees Creek tributary 1 24' 1864 King N38 40.459 W83 52.329 ENE of Germantown (Bracken County). KY10 E. 4.2 miles from jct with KY875 in Germantown, continue E. on KY3056 (Germantown Rd.) 0.8 miles, N. on Valley Pike 1.5 miles to the bridge on the E. side of the road. Rebuilt 1972. Private.
17-81-a   Trip Trap storm drain 1 32' x 7'   Stringer N38 38.197 W83 43.633 E. of Maysville. KY10 (2nd St. - becomes Carmel St. then Forest Av.) E. 2.1 miles from jct with US62/68 in Maysville to the bridge on the north side of the road. Used to camouflage a large storm drain in the parking lot of a motel.
17-90-A Nelson Bardstown Village Town Creek 1 40' c1987 Stringer N37 48.764 W85 27.641 In Bardstown Village in Bardstown. US62/150 (Stephen Foster Av.) E. 0.3 miles from jct with US31E/150 (3rd St.), N. on Old Bloomfield Pike 0.3 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road.
17-90-(a   Dones ditch 1 10' c2005 Stringer N37 42.303 W85 32.469 NE of New Haven. US 31E NE 3.8 miles from jct with KY52 (Lyons Station Rd.) in New Haven, E. (curves N.) on Quarry Loop 0.55 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road at 241. Bridge is behind the house. Ask permission. Built by Jerome Dones.
17-101-01 Robertson Johnson Creek Johnson Creek 1 110' 1862 Smith type 4 N38 28.914 W83 58.695 SE of Mt. Olivet. US62 E. 6.6 miles from Mt. Olivet, SW on KY1029 4.4 miles to the bridge on the S. side of the road. Closed to motor traffic in 1966. Built by Jacob Bower. Iron rods and wooden arches added in 1914.
17-102-A #2 Rockcastle Mullins Station Roundstone Creek 5 130' 1997 Stringer N37 20.74 W84 13.53 E. of Mount Vernon. US25 E. 5.4 miles from jct with US150 in Mount Vernon, N. on Mullins Station Rd. 2.4 miles (crossing RR tracks 4 times) to bridge on the E. side of the road.
17-103-A Rowan   Triplett Creek 3 ~60'   Stringer N38 12.927 W83 23.532 NE of Morehead. US60 NE 3.1 miles from jct with Bridge St. in Morehead to the bridge on the SE side of the road up a private drive 0.1 miles.
17-105-A Scott Beckham North Rays Fork 1 37' 1976 Stringer N38 27.686 W84 35.195 SSW of Corinth, Corinth Township. US25 S. 1.3 miles from jct with US330 SW on North Rays Fork Rd. 2.0 miles to the bridge on the E. side of the road.
17-106-A Shelby Hycliffe Manor Lincoln Todd Creek 1 28' 1980 Stringer N38 12.664 W85 23.469 SW of Simpsonville. US60 W. 1.4 miles from jct with 3rd St. (SR1848 - Todds Point Rd.) in Simpsonville, veer left & continue W. Colt Run Rd. 0.5 miles, S. on Conner Station Rd. 1.1 miles to the bridge on the E. side of the road up a driveway 0.2 miles.
17-115-01 Washington Beech Fork or Mooresville Beech Fork River 2 211' 1865 Burr arch N37 49.69 W85 15.40 SSW of Chaplin. KY55 SSE 6.3 miles from jct with Blue Grass Pkwy exit 34, NNE (left) at Mooresville on KY458 2.3 miles to the bridge on the N. side of the road. Built by Cornelius Barnes. Restored in 1982.
17-115-a   Lincoln Homestead State Park Lincoln Run 1 32' 1970 Stringer N37 45.66 W85 12.93 In Lincoln Homestead State Park N. of Springfield. KY528 (Lincoln Park Rd.) N. 5.7 miles from jct with US150 in Springfield, W. on KY438 0.2 miles to the bridge on the N. side of the road.
17-117-a Webster   Farmers Creek 1 24'   Stringer N37 30.89 W87 40.97 E. of Dixon. KY132 (Leiper St.) E. 0.5 miles from jct with US41A in Dixon to the bridge on the S. side of the road at 508.