Rating:
5 votes

Ricetown Road Bridge

Photos 

Ricetown 1

As you can see, there is very little left of this bridge

Photo taken by Johnny C Barrett in February 2013

BH Photo #248373

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Mulberry Fork on formerly Ricetown Rd
Location
Cullman County, Alabama, and Blount County, Alabama
Status
Lost, possibly due to flooding
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.95008, -86.83824   (decimal degrees)
33°57'00" N, 86°50'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/514946/3756632 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blount Springs
Inventory number
BH 49014 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Alabama (883)
Blount County, Alabama (27)
Collapsed (202)
Cullman County, Alabama (24)
Lost (20,269)
Pratt through truss (4,746)
Pratt truss (8,280)
Through truss (13,356)
Truss (30,181)

Update Log 

  • February 9, 2013: New photos from Johnny C Barrett
  • June 30, 2011: Added by Ben Tate

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Johnny C Barrett - jcarsonbarrett [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Ricetown Road Bridge
Posted March 6, 2018, by Zachary S

Tragically... new Google Earth update shows the spans gone, perhaps lost due to flooding, as the center pier is collapsed. Very, very unfortunate loss.