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L&N - Danville Swing Bridge (1861)

Photos 

First rr bridge

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BH Photo #488677

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Tennessee River / Kentucky Lake on Louisville & Nashville
Location
Benton County, Tennessee, and Houston County, Tennessee
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1861; replaced 1931
Railroad
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (LN)
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.29999, -87.95340   (decimal degrees)
36°17'60" N, 87°57'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/414397/4017644 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91902 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 12, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler