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Silver Comet Trail Bridge

Photos 

Looking southeast along Silver Comet Trail

Photo taken by JT Legg in January 2006

BH Photo #163402

Map 

Description 

This bridge was actually replaced by a new truss bridge on the same location that is also one lane like the original bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Lost timber stringer bridge over Silver Comet Trail on Concord Road
Location
Cobb County, Georgia
Status
Replaced by a modern pony truss bridge
History
Built 1940; replaced 2009
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 21.0 ft.
Total length: 55.8 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.85178, -84.55833   (decimal degrees)
33°51'06" N, 84°33'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/725899/3748404 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mableton
Inventory numbers
GA 06750820 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 41284 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 9, 2009: Added by James F. Gentner

Sources 

  • James F. Gentner - jfgentner678 [at] aol [dot] com
  • JT Legg - talmo346 [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Silver Comet Trail Bridge
Posted September 30, 2009, by JT (talmo346 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This bridge was recently replaced with a modern design pony truss bridge. The bridge is still one lane, but the wood bridge is gone.