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Old Lake Summit Road Bridge

Photos 

View from the East

Photo taken by Michael Miller in May 2014

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BH Photo #283288

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Lake Summit on Old Summit Lake Road
Location
Henderson County, North Carolina
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1921
Builder
- Atlantic Bridge Co. of Charlotte, North Carolina
Design
Pin-connected Pennsylvania through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 234.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.21976, -82.42690   (decimal degrees)
35°13'11" N, 82°25'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/370137/3898346 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Zirconia
Inventory number
BH 59204 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 25, 2018: New Street View added by Jimmy
  • May 8, 2014: New photos from Michael Miller
  • January 12, 2014: Updated by Matt Lohry: Corrected truss type: this is a Pennsylvania through truss
  • January 11, 2014: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "One-lane traffic", "Wooden deck", "Pin-connected"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Matt Lohry
  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jimmy Walters

Comments 

Old Lake Summit Road Bridge
Posted January 12, 2014, by J.P. (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Thanks, I tend to have trouble with the penns and parkers.

Old Lake Summit Road Bridge
Posted January 12, 2014, by Matt Lohry

Got you covered, J.P.; this one's a Pennsylvania through truss. And a nice one at that!

Old Lake Summit Road Bridge
Posted January 11, 2014, by J.P. (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Not sure if I got the design right, could someone double check me.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/amandagibbs_nc/5948870088/in/ph...