Goddard Covered Bridge LbNA # 12514 (ARCHIVED)
|Placed Date||Nov 21 2004|
Goddard Covered Bridge (age unknown)
Placed by; franzsolo...
Location :Fleming County
Bring a stamp pad and pen...
Nearest town ; Goddard Ky.
Difficulty: easy walk up
KY 3110 over Sand Lick Creek
approx. 0.25 miles east of KY 32
N38° 21.598' W83° 36.778'
Additional Construction1932, 1968-1969Original Materials62', 63'; Ithiel Town lattice design; wooden pegs
Original Contractor :Louis Stockton Bower Description This bridge is the only town and lattice truss bridge remaining in Kentucky.
In the early 1900's there were over 400 Covered Bridges in Kentucky....
Now in all of Kentucky,
only 13 remain.
Walk to the East end of the bridge.
Look about 7 foot up for the 6X6 horizontal rail. The Letterbox is behind a large beam on the South side of the bridge..