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Tallapoosa River Bridge

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CR 71 Tallapoosa River Pony Truss

Photo taken by C Hanchey in June 2011

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BH Photo #201556

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Tallapoosa River on CR 71
Location
Cleburne County, Alabama
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1940
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 181.1 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.60643, -85.46279   (decimal degrees)
33°36'23" N, 85°27'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/642616/3719578 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hightower
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
192
Inventory numbers
AL 2409 (Alabama bridge number)
BH 10092 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 19, 2019: New photos from Andy Peters
  • January 27, 2019: New photos from Todd Vierling
  • January 16, 2019: Updated by Todd Vierling: Is now closed, will visit to get close-up photos of current status
  • July 31, 2015: New Street View added by Andy Peters
  • June 15, 2011: New photo from C Hanchey
  • June 10, 2010: New Street View added by Eddie Douthitt

Sources 

  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Andy Peters - anpete1971 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Todd Vierling - tv [at] duh [dot] org

Comments 

Tallapoosa River Bridge
Posted August 30, 2017, by Mark (marktruett [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This bridge is now closed.