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Old High Shoals Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by steve wyatt 2013

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BH Photo #248402

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over South Fork Catawba River on Closed (Formerly US-321)
Location
High Shoals, Gaston County, North Carolina
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1931, Replaced & abandoned 1983
Design
Two-span Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 151.9 ft.
Total length: 514.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Also called
High Shoals Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.39748, -81.20349   (decimal degrees)
35°23'51" N, 81°12'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/481521/3917142 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lincolnton East
Inventory numbers
NC 710095 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 55493 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 1982)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 32 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2013: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • February 10, 2013: New photos from steve wyatt
  • February 6, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • steve wyatt
  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Old High Shoals Bridge
Posted January 29, 2015, by Nathan Holth (nathan [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This is the bridge seen in the show Banshee.