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Old Federal Road Bridge

Photos 

Looking north

Photo taken by Eddie Douthitt

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BH Photo #126436

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on Old Federal Road in Eton
Location
Eton, Murray County, Georgia
Status
Open
History
Built 1918
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Pin connected Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 78.7 ft.
Total length: 78.7 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.81972, -84.75944   (decimal degrees)
34°49'11" N, 84°45'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/704920/3855339 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chatsworth
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
490
Inventory numbers
GA 21350070 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 12590 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 8, 2012: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Changed status back to open, drove across it 3-1-2012
  • December 6, 2011: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Bridge is now doomed
  • March 10, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Added Google Street View
  • October 30, 2008: Updated by Eddie Douthitt
  • October 29, 2008: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Design
  • October 19, 2008: New photos from Eddie Douthitt

Sources 

  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com