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Yadkin River Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Yadkin River on Road to Salem
Location
Rowan County, North Carolina
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
First bridge project outside New England for Ithiel Town. It may have exhibited an early, experimental form of the lattice truss structure.
Builder
- Ithiel Town
Design
Lattice through truss
Also called
Beard's Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.72544, -80.39673   (decimal degrees)
35°43'32" N, 80°23'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/554559/3953664 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Salisbury
Inventory number
BH 73736 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 18, 2016: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com