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Davidson River Bridge

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FDR 474 Davidson River Br

Photo taken by C Hanchey in March 2009

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BH Photo #135878

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Davidson River on FDR 474
Location
Transylvania County, North Carolina
Status
Open to Pedestrians Only
History
Built 1935
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss with vertical endposts
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 92.9 ft.
Deck width: 10.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.28569, -82.73179   (decimal degrees)
35°17'08" N, 82°43'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/342514/3906100 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pisgah Forest
Inventory number
BH 23330 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/1998)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 72.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1981)
250

Update Log 

  • April 3, 2017: New photos from James McCray
  • March 23, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added Street View.
  • March 24, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com