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Happy Hollow District Bridge

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Happy Hollow District Bridge from the east

Photo taken by Chris Patriarca in July 2006

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BH Photo #194443

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Cahaba River on a pedestrian path
Location
Trussville, Jefferson County, Alabama
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1909 over the Cahaba River in the Happy Hollow community, relocated to Trussville's Civitan Park as an attraction.
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.62296, -86.59995   (decimal degrees)
33°37'23" N, 86°35'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/537106/3720423 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Leeds
Inventory number
BH 47231 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 6, 2011: New photos from James McCray
  • February 28, 2011: New Street View added by Chris Patriarca
  • December 4, 2010: Added by James McCray

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Comments 

Happy Hollow District Bridge
Posted September 17, 2014, by James McCray (jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Yes........I agree. With a name like Trussville, there should be no excuse.

Happy Hollow District Bridge
Posted September 17, 2014, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I think EVERY bridge in this town ought to be a truss bridge.

Happy Hollow District Bridge
Posted July 6, 2011, by Anonymous

Isn't it rather ironic that the city it's closest to is TRUSSville?