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Bob Moore Senior Bicycle Bridge

Photos 

Bob Moore Bridge on Silver Comet Trail

BH Photo #284301

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Etowah River in Rome, Georgia
Location
Rome, Floyd County, Georgia
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Dedicated to the memory of Robert L. (Bob) Moore, Sr., Rome native and bicycle shop owner
Railroads
- Central of Georgia Railway (CG)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 340.0 ft.
Also called
Silver Creek Trail - Etowah River Bridge
Bob Moore Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.24658, -85.17389   (decimal degrees)
34°14'48" N, 85°10'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/668159/3791005 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rome South
Inventory number
BH 58296 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2018: New photos from Jerrell Parker
  • May 27, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added city
  • May 27, 2014: New photos from Jerrell Parker
  • October 5, 2013: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Rail-to-trail", "Pin-connected", "Central of Georgia Railway", "Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jerrell Parker - jerrell [dot] parker [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

Bob Moore Senior Bicycle Bridge
Posted April 29, 2018, by Querti McDunkin (slashdotuser [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The page says that the bridge is a Silver Comet bridge. It is NOT a Silver Comet bridge. The Silver Comet Trail is dozens of miles to the south. If this is part of the old Seaboard line that carried the Silver Comet trains, please be more specific. Thank you!