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The Old Red Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by David Wilson

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #272757

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Spring Creek on Pedestrian Trail (old Andrews Ave)
Location
Hot Springs, Madison County, North Carolina
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built in 1910, rehabilitated for pedestrian use in 2000
Builder
- Nashville Bridge Co. of Nashville, Tennessee
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 125.0 ft.
Also called
Old Andrews Ave Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.89457, -82.82742   (decimal degrees)
35°53'40" N, 82°49'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/335071/3973796 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hot Springs
Inventory number
BH 59203 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2014: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Painted red"
  • August 24, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added category "Nashville Bridge Co."
  • August 24, 2014: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • January 11, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added city
  • January 11, 2014: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "One-lane traffic", "Wooden deck", "Pin-connected"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com