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Walnut Street Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ben Tate in June 2011

BH Photo #202575

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Besides the bolts, this bridge is made up of all wood.

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over CSX Railroad on Walnut Street
Location
Cullman, Cullman County, Alabama
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1986
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 21.3 ft.
Total length: 116.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.19898, -86.85029   (decimal degrees)
34°11'56" N, 86°51'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/513792/3784228 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cullman
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
1,000
Inventory numbers
AL 16883 (Alabama bridge number)
BH 47919 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 11, 2015: New photos from Zachary S
  • February 28, 2013: Updated by Ben Tate: Added categories "Wooden deck", "Wooden railroad overpass"
  • June 25, 2011: Updated by Ben Tate: added photos
  • February 2, 2011: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Zachary S