The home of the Pope Lick Monster is said to be the trestle bridge on the Norfolk Southern Railway which passes over the Pope Lick Creek in Kentucky. Supposedly the monster has the body of a man Author: Eric Grundhauser.
More recently, in , Cameron Judd published an historical novel about the incident, entitled The Bridge Burners. In , Donahue Bible, a Greene County native and historian, published a book about the Lick Creek bridge burners entitled, Broken Vessels: The .
Haunted White Lick Creek Bridge. According to an urban legend, just south of U.S. Highway 36 between Danville and Avon, there is a railroad bridge that is haunted by the ghost of an Irish immigrant. "Dad" Jones was hired to help build a former bridge that once betterbasket.infoy: United States.
Nov 15, · The Lick Creek bridge would go up in flames that night, as would two bridges over Chickamauga Creek near Chattanooga, a bridge over the Hiwassee River near the town of Charleston, and a bridge traversing the Holston River in the northeastern corner of the state, set alight by a crew led by Senator Andrew Johnson’s son-in-law.