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Old Neuse River Bridge

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Overview
Lost Truss bridge over Neuse River on Bridge St.
Location
Smithfield, Johnston County, North Carolina
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1907
Design
Truss
Dimensions
Total length: 422.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.51384, -78.34880   (decimal degrees)
35°30'50" N, 78°20'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/740432/3933260 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Selma
Inventory number
BH 54447 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 13, 2012: Added by Jared Mixson

Sources 

  • Jared

Comments 

Old Neuse River Bridge
Posted February 10, 2019, by Paul Barefoot (Barefootstlc [at] embarqmail [dot] com)

This bridge was used in Civil War. The one that replaced it was built in 1907. Gens Johnston and Sherman crossed it.