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Big Four Bridge

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- On Oct. 10, 133 years ago, construction started on the Big Four Bridge in Louisville began.

It was originally constructed as a railroad bridge, but rail service stopped in 1968.

It wasn't until 2014 that the bridge over the Ohio River between Kentucky and Indiana became a pedestrian bridge.

The Big Four Bridge, a name that comes from defunct Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railway nicknamed the Big Four Railroad, spans for more than 2,500 feet.

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