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Apple Ave. Bridge (Old US 78)

Photos 

Photo taken by James McCray

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BH Photo #203593

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete stringer bridge over East Fork Luxapalilla River on Apple Ave (formerly US 78)
Location
Winfield, Marion County, Alabama
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937, rehab 1955
Design
Tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 198.2 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.93198, -87.80841   (decimal degrees)
33°55'55" N, 87°48'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/425284/3754908 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winfield
Elevation
476 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
400
Inventory numbers
AL 1568 (Alabama bridge number)
BH 49068 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 20, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • June 4, 2014: New photos from Zachary S
  • September 27, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • July 7, 2011: Added by James McCray

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Comments 

Apple Ave. Bridge (Old US 78)
Posted November 20, 2016, by Glyn Robinson (contactbluebird [at] hotmail [dot] com)

would this not be considered bankhead highway?

Apple Ave. Bridge (Old US 78)
Posted May 11, 2016, by Glyn Robinson (contactbluebird [at] hotmail [dot] com)

drove past this bridge Saturday. 05/07/16

Apple Ave. Bridge (Old US 78)
Posted July 7, 2011, by James McCray (jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge, like many in Alabama built in the 20's has the distinctive arched railing. This bridge, for some reason, is not listed on the NBI so if anyone has anymore info on this bridge, please leave a comment.