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William B. Crumpton Bridge

Photos 

View East Of Approach Span; Main Truss In Upper Right Center; New Construction In Upper Left Of Photograph

Photo taken by Michael G. Shogren for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #259208

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Tombigbee River on Alabama State Highway 10
Location
Marengo County, Alabama, and Choctaw County, Alabama
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.12877, -88.04126   (decimal degrees)
32°07'44" N, 88°02'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/401783/3555183 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pennington
Inventory number
BH 57035 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Alabama (903)
Choctaw County, Alabama (5)
Deck truss (1,605)
Lost (22,238)
Marengo County, Alabama (7)
Replaced by new bridge (14,832)
Through truss (14,026)
Truss (31,215)

Update Log 

  • July 8, 2013: Added by Ben Tate

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • HAER AL-205 - William B. Crumpton Bridge, Spanning Tombigbee River on Alabama State Highway 10, Nanafalia, Marengo County, AL

Comments 

William B. Crumpton Bridge
Posted July 10, 2013, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This bridge may date to 1919. The 1992 NBI data lists a 1919 construction date for the replacement bridge, which dates to 1989.