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Elk River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ben Tate in July 2011

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BH Photo #206313

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Elk River on US 72
Location
Lauderdale County, Alabama, and Limestone County, Alabama
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 1,582.1 ft.
Deck width: 23.6 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.80421, -87.23100   (decimal degrees)
34°48'15" N, 87°13'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/478656/3850888 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cairo
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
5,150
Inventory numbers
AL 1387 (Alabama bridge number)
BH 10159 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 64.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2011: New photos from Ben Tate
  • March 23, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added Street View.

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