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Mellons Mill Covered Bridge

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Mellons Mill Covered Bridge

Uploaded by Melissa Brand-Welch

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BH Photo #477465

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Facts 

Overview
Lost covered through truss bridge over Choccolocco Creek on Mellon Bridge Road
Location
Calhoun County, Alabama
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Burned Oct 3, 1970; Replaced 1974
Design
Appears to have been a hybrid of a Lattice and a Howe-Single truss.
Dimensions
Total length: 98.0 ft.
Also called
Choccolocco Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.59972, -85.75703   (decimal degrees)
33°35'59" N, 85°45'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/615324/3718467 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90110 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2020: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • July 29, 2020: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

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