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Morris Mill Bridge

Photo 

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BH Photo #201227

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned warren pony truss bridge over Big Creek on Old Cambellsville Road (Former Alignment)
Location
Giles County, Tennessee
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1884 as two span. One span flooded out and replaced with stringer span.
Builder
- Penn Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Design
Pin Connected Warren Pony Truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.0 ft.
Total length: 92.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Also called
Big Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.31158, -87.08904   (decimal degrees)
35°18'42" N, 87°05'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/491905/3907600 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milky Way
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
800
Inventory numbers
TN 28009660001 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 48915 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2018)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 95.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (6,800)
Abandoned (3,288)
Beam (13,982)
Built 1884 (158)
Built during 1880s (1,817)
Giles County, Tennessee (34)
Owned privately (1,486)
Penn Bridge Co. (68)
Pony truss (15,556)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,709)
Tennessee (1,172)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,297)
Truss (30,950)
Warren pony truss (3,056)
Warren truss (6,078)

Update Log 

  • June 13, 2011: Added by Nathan Holth