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Old Rock Mountain Lake Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #203347

Map 

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Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Five Mile Creek on an old alignment of Rock Mountain Lake Road
Location
McCalla, Jefferson County, Alabama
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built ca.1915. Believed to be first and oldest concrete bridge in Alabama
Builder
- Alabama Road Commission
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 28, 1978
Also called
Five Mile Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.34780, -87.02244   (decimal degrees)
33°20'52" N, 87°01'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/497911/3689845 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
McCalla
Inventory numbers
NRHP 73000350 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 48302 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 27, 2011: New photos from Ben Tate
  • July 6, 2011: New photos from James McCray
  • March 1, 2011: Updated by James McCray: Updated NRHP info and creek bridge crosses

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Flickr photo of bridge - Photo and brief history of bridge
  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com