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Douthit's Ferry Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Garrett Boon in December 2007

BH Photo #112425

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Etowah River
Location
Cartersville, Bartow County, Georgia
Status
Closed to all traffic since 1985
History
Built 1912
Design
Pin-connected Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 132.0 ft.
Total length: 264.0 ft.
Also called
Etowah River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.12033, -84.81945   (decimal degrees)
34°07'13" N, 84°49'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/701102/3777645 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Burnt Hickory Ridge
Inventory number
BH 36315 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 19, 2016: New photos from Jeremy Whitehead
  • October 7, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 15, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Updated coordinates
  • April 29, 2008: Updated by James Adorno
  • February 25, 2008: Added by Garrett Boon

Sources 

Comments 

Douthit's Ferry Bridge
Posted September 18, 2008, by greg mccary (cosmonaut1959 [at] rocketmail [dot] com)

I have taken pictures of this one too.

www.gregmccary.com

Etowah River Bridge
Posted April 7, 2008, by James Adorno (adorno423 [at] aol [dot] com)

This is the Douthit's Ferry Bridge built in 1920. It was closed in 1985.