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Mt. River Branch Road Bridge

Photos 

Deck

Photo taken by Eddie Douthitt in November 2009

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BH Photo #149922

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Young Stone Creek on Mt. River Branch Road
Location
Fannin County, Georgia
Status
Closed 2005 when new bridge was built next to it
History
Built 1985, Closed 2005
Design
Fannin county designed homemade deck truss
Dimensions
Span length: 54.8 ft.
Total length: 54.8 ft.
Deck width: 8.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.91157, -84.28220   (decimal degrees)
34°54'42" N, 84°16'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/748302/3866608 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mineral Bluff
Inventory numbers
GA 11150670 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 12563 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Design
  • November 27, 2009: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Status
  • November 4, 2008: Updated by Eddie Douthitt

Sources 

  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • JT Legg - talmo346 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth

Comments 

Mt. River Branch Road Bridge
Posted April 4, 2011, by J.P.

never seen a deck truss like that. Indeed odd.