Rating:
2 votes

Slab Creek Bridge

Photos 

Northern stone abutment surrounded by concrete

Photo taken by Ben Tate in December 2012

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BH Photo #245958

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Slab Creek
Location
Marshall County, Alabama
Status
Abandoned
Design
Steel stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.19456, -86.36238   (decimal degrees)
34°11'40" N, 86°21'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/558749/3783913 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Douglas
Inventory number
BH 51772 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,314)
Alabama (902)
Beam (14,183)
Have street view (25,174)
Marshall County, Alabama (15)
Steel stringer (5,533)

Update Log 

  • July 3, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Bridge is a steel stringer
  • December 30, 2012: New photos from Ben Tate
  • March 21, 2012: Added by Ben Tate

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Unknown Bridge
Posted March 21, 2012, by Ben Tate (benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I came across this while looking over satellite images in Google Earth. The Street View is the only decent picture I can get of it. The bridge you are viewing it from was built in 1987 so maybe it was bypassed then.