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Buffalo Creek Bridge

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Buffalo Creek Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in March 2015

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BH Photo #317885

Map 

Description 

There is no longer a road to the bridge. Batchler's Trail is the road that appears to have run to it.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Buffalo Creek on Batchler's Trail
Location
Cherokee County, South Carolina
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Design
7-panel pin-connected Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.14962, -81.53753   (decimal degrees)
35°08'59" N, 81°32'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/451038/3889767 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blacksburg North
Inventory number
BH 66477 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

7-panel truss (348)
Abandoned (3,048)
Beam (12,263)
Cherokee County, South Carolina (15)
Lally columns (256)
Pin-connected (3,300)
Pratt through truss (4,624)
Pratt truss (8,069)
South Carolina (435)
Steel stringer (4,837)
Through truss (12,948)
Truss (29,543)

Update Log 

  • March 26, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added category "Lally columns"
  • March 14, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • March 13, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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