Rating:
2 votes

Old Federal Road Bridge

Photos 

Looking north

Photo taken by Eddie Douthitt

Enlarge

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
Inventory numbers
GA 21350070 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 12590 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
490

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 - eddied1962 [at] charter [dot] net
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com