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Old Bivens Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ben Tate in January 2011

BH Photo #209975

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Five Mile Creek on an old alignment of Bivens Brookside Road
Location
Brookside, Jefferson County, Alabama
Status
Open to pedestrians
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 64.0 ft.
Total length: 191.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.63690, -86.91485   (decimal degrees)
33°38'13" N, 86°54'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/507896/3721900 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brookside
Inventory number
BH 47233 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 6, 2012: New photos from James McCray
  • March 3, 2011: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Corrected GPS
  • March 1, 2011: New photo from James McCray
  • December 4, 2010: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net