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Rozzell's Ferry Bridge (Fifth)

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Rozzell's Ferry Bridge

The Gastonia Gazette: June 14 1955

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BH Photo #459942

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Description 

This is the current Northbound structure.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Catawba River on Rozzell's Ferry Road (NC 16)
Location
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic (Northbound structure)
History
Built in 1955-56
Builder
- F.A. Triplett
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 203.8 ft.
Total length: 1,059.0 ft.
Deck width: 26.0 ft.
Also called
Rozzelle's Ferry Bridge (Incorrect later spelling)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.35010, -80.97213   (decimal degrees)
35°21'00" N, 80°58'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/502532/3911869 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87168 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 10, 2019: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • November 10, 2019: Added by Tony Dillon

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Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com