Bridges to the Past

Johnson Creek Covered Bridge

Alongside Route 1029 near Burika, Robertson County. 1874.

Johnson Creek Covered Bridge

  • The Johnson Creek Bridge once carried KY 1029 across Johnson Creek north of Blue Licks State Park in southern Robertson county. Built in 1874, it is a 131-foot Smith truss design and is no longer in use.
  • On south side of SR 1029 just south of Swart Road, over Johnson Creek.
  • Location: N38° 28.938' W83° 58.705'
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