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Old Pinnacle Road Bridge

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Kingston Springs Harpeth River Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in March 2009

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Harpeth River in Kingston Springs
Location
Kingston Springs, Cheatham County, Tennessee
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
The Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Railroad installed the two truss spans in 1898 and the Virginia Bridge and Iron Co. fabricated the plate girder in 1911. In 1922 the County acquired the bridge for a roadway.
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroad
- Rail-to-road
Design
Main spans: Two pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 96.0 ft.
Total length: 262.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.10082, -87.10703   (decimal degrees)
36°06'03" N, 87°06'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/490365/3995135 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kingston Springs
Inventory number
BH 42171 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 17, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • July 4, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey
  • March 30, 2009: Added by C Hanchey

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