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Bankhead Nation Forest Sipsey River Trailhead Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ben Tate in June 2011

BH Photo #202534

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Thompson Creek on road between Bankhead parking lots
Location
Lawrence County, Alabama, and Winston County, Alabama
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Builder
- U.S. Department of Agriculture of Washington, D.C.
Design
Two-span Pratt pony truss with a timber deck
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 93.8 ft.
Total length: 95.8 ft.
Deck width: 10.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.28515, -87.39912   (decimal degrees)
34°17'07" N, 87°23'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/463265/3793845 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bee Branch
Average daily traffic (as of 1992)
50
Inventory number
BH 10164 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 43.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2013: New photos from Zachary S
  • September 27, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • June 25, 2011: Updated by Ben Tate: added location

Sources 

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