General U.S. Grant Bridge

Demolished
Also known as: Fullerton-Portsmouth Bridge, Structural No. 7300018
Ohio R.-Chillicothe and Second St., South Portsmouth, Kentucky

Photo 

By IpsoPhatso at English Wikipedia, CC BY 2.5, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=12679633

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Map 

Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 31, 2001
Reference number
01000560
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Cable suspension bridge
Areas of significance
Engineering; Architecture; Transportation
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Road-related
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1927; 1939

Update Log 

  • February 13, 2020: Updated by Michael Miller: Updated "Status" and Added "Year Lost"
  • July 26, 2017: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • October 12, 2010: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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Comments 

General U.S. Grant Bridge
Posted February 13, 2020, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Picture above is of the new bridge. The original bridge that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places was demolished in 2001 after the new cable-stayed bridge was opened to traffic.