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North Toe Bridge (NC 1314)

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HAER No. NC-41-1

Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #388731

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback and Pratt through truss bridge over North Toe River on NC 1314
Location
Yancey County, North Carolina, and Mitchell County, North Carolina
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910, replaced 2017
Design
Riveted 159-foot Camelback truss and a pin-connected 125-foot Pratt truss.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 159.0 ft.
Total length: 284.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Also called
Bridge No. 194
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.00465, -82.19312   (decimal degrees)
36°00'17" N, 82°11'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/392471/3985122 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 76920 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 3, 2017: Added by David Eike

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Comments 

North Toe Bridge (NC 1314)
Posted May 3, 2017, by David Eike

This write-up appeared in the Asheville Citizen-Times:

http://www.citizen-times.com/story/life/2017/05/02/portrait-...