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Turnpike Bridge

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Overview

This bridge is located about a quarter mile north of the Old Stone Bridge (See Old Stone Bridge pictures and info) at the dead end of Old Stone Bridge Rd. The bridge was once apart of the Louisville & Nashville Turnpike.

Photo taken by James McCray

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge on an abandoned section of the Louisville & Nashville Turnpike (Old Stone Bridge Rd.) in Goodlettsville
Location
Goodlettsville, Davidson County, Tennessee, and Sumner County, Tennessee
Status
Abandoned
History
Built ca. 1837-1849 as part of the former Louisville & Nashville Turnpike
Dimensions
Span length: 57.0 ft.
Total length: 57.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.34239, -86.71595   (decimal degrees)
36°20'33" N, 86°42'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/525489/4021963 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Goodlettsville
Inventory number
BH 36447 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 13, 2011: Updated by James McCray: Added category "Civil War"
  • July 4, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is actually on the Davidson-Sumner County Line
  • January 2, 2009: Updated by James McCray: Updated GPS coordinates
  • March 31, 2008: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com