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Black Warrior River Bridge

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Black Warrior River bridge

Raised for boat traffic

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in May 2014

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Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Black Warrior River on Alabama 43
Location
Tuscaloosa County, Alabama
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1922; replaced 1974
Builders
- J.A.L. Waddell of Port Hope, Canada
- Waddell & Harrington of Kansas City, Missouri
Design
Through truss lift bridge
Also called
Hugh R. Thomas Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.21424, -87.57367   (decimal degrees)
33°12'51" N, 87°34'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/446539/3675184 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77891 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 13, 2017: Added by Douglas Butler