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Garden City Covered Bridge

Photos 

Garden City Covered Bridge 1948

Courtesy of Alabama Pioneers

View this photo at alabamapioneers.com

BH Photo #478514

Map 

Description 

The steel truss bridge that replaced the lost covered bridge on the cut stone substructure was bypassed in 1960.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Mulberry Fork of the Black Warrior River on Old Bee Line Highway
Location
Blount County, Alabama, and Cullman County, Alabama
Status
Destroyed by an arson fire
History
Destroyed by arson in 1951 and replaced with a steel truss bridge on the existing substructure.
Design
Lattice through truss Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.99772, -86.74911   (decimal degrees)
33°59'52" N, 86°44'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/523170/3761931 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90215 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 9, 2020: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • August 9, 2020: New photo from Tony Dillon

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com