Rating:
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Whitesburg Bridge (Southbound)

Photos 

Photo taken by Ben Tate in June 2012

BH Photo #233748

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Cantilevered polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Tennessee River on US 231/AL 53 in Huntsville
Location
Huntsville, Morgan County, Alabama, and Madison County, Alabama
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1965
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 359.9 ft.
Total length: 2,047.0 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Also called
Clement C. Clay Bridge
Tennessee River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.57563, -86.56816   (decimal degrees)
34°34'32" N, 86°34'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/539608/3826068 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Farley
Inventory numbers
AL 8809 (Alabama bridge number)
BH 52706 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 60.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
10,175

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • June 23, 2012: Added by Ben Tate

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com