Cumberland River Bicentennial Trail - Sycamore Creek Bridge
The Cumberland River Bicentennial Trail Bridge is an old railroad bridge preserved as a pedestrian bridge on a hiking trail.
Photo taken by James McCray
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Span length looks to be around 225' using Google Maps measuring tool.
- Parker through truss bridge over Sycamore Creek on Cumberland River Bicentennial Trail (Formerly Tennessee Central Railway), a "Rails to Trails" project in Ashland City, TN.
- Ashland City, Cheatham County, Tennessee
- Open to pedestrians
- Built 1901 by the American Bridge Co.; converted into a pedestrian trail in 1997
- - American Bridge Co. of New York
- - Tennessee Central Railway (TC)
- Parker through truss
Length of largest span: 225.0 ft.
Total length: 550.0 ft.
- Also called
- TC - Sycamore Creek Bridge
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +36.30740, -87.13108 (decimal degrees)
36°18'27" N, 87°07'52" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 16/488232/4018052 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Cheatham Dam
- Inventory number
- BH 36459 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- October 18, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Corrected span length
- August 4, 2008: Updated by James McCray: updated gps coordinates
- April 16, 2008: Added by James McCray
- James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
- Paul Plassman