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Pinhook Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ben Tate in June 2012

BH Photo #233975

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge over Pinhook Creek on Abingdon Road in Huntsville
Location
Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.74557, -86.59092   (decimal degrees)
34°44'44" N, 86°35'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/537444/3844904 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huntsville
Inventory numbers
AL 839 (Alabama bridge number)
BH 36088 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2012: New photo from Ben Tate
  • June 20, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Corrected GPS coordinates

Sources 

  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Pinhook Creek Bridge
Posted April 17, 2009, by Jim Dailey (jodailey [at] bellsouth [dot] net)

The bridge is close to trafic

Google

34.74557, -86.59059

Go to street view and you can see the road is blocked.

Pinhook Creek Bridge
Posted January 26, 2008, by J.R. Manning (thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

I spent the better part of an hour looking for this bridge. It just doesn't seem to exist any longer. There is some new development in the area where this bridge should be located but I know nothing more about it.

I'd love to be corrected. Can anyone shed some light on this mystery bridge?