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Gunn Drive Bridge

Photos 

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Photo taken by David Backlin in March 2008

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BH Photo #113514

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Parker through truss bridge over Chunky Creek on former US 11
Location
Clarke County, Mississippi
Status
Abandoned, with approaches removed
History
Built 1926; rehabilitated 1937; bypassed 1994
Design
Parker through truss
Mississippi Landmark
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 351.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 16, 1988
Also called
Old US 11 Chunky River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.19111, -88.82528   (decimal degrees)
32°11'28" N, 88°49'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/327938/3563079 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stonewall
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
1,900
Inventory numbers
NRHP 88002400 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 36448 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 90.7 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • April 1, 2008: Added by David Backlin

Sources 

Comments 

Chunky Creek Bridge
Posted December 8, 2009, by Chris (cbalducc [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I remember crossing this bridge in 1994, before the replacement bridge opened. I thought it was a one-lane bridge! God bless.

Chunky Creek Bridge
Posted March 13, 2009, by JERRY L. MURPHY (jerry9188 [at] att [dot] net)

PHOTOS TAKEN 02/28/2009