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Broad River Bridge

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Photo taken by Eddie Douthitt

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BH Photo #189725

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Broad River on GA 72
Location
Madison County, Georgia, and Elbert County, Georgia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1986 with addition of tee beam couplet on north side
Design
Open spandrel arch with tee beam couplet
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 556.8 ft.
Deck width: 43.6 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.07429, -83.00400   (decimal degrees)
34°04'27" N, 83°00'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/314991/3772285 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carlton
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
4,690
Inventory numbers
GA 19500110 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 12583 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 52.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: New pictures

Sources 

  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com