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County Swing Bridge

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County Bridge

Photo from old postcard

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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View this photo at bainbridgepostcards.com

BH Photo #485193

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Flint River on Dothan Road
Location
Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1922-26
Design
Bowstring through truss with a Pratt through truss on one end and a simple swing span on the other.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.91033, -84.57997   (decimal degrees)
30°54'37" N, 84°34'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/731279/3422174 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91145 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • December 4, 2020: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • November 5, 2020: Updated by Luke: Added loss date
  • November 5, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss types
  • November 5, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler