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Tunnel Hill Road Bridge

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Photo taken by James McCray in March 2014

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BH Photo #278701

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Facts 

Overview
Bridge over CSX Ralroad on Tunnel Hill Rd
Location
Giles County, Tennessee
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 80.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.29201, -86.85892   (decimal degrees)
35°17'31" N, 86°51'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/512827/3905435 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cornersville
Inventory numbers
TN 280A2960001 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 60187 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2012)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 18.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
90

Update Log 

  • March 9, 2014: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Tunnel Hill Road Bridge
Posted March 9, 2014, by James McCray (jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I have an extremely hard time believing that this bridge was built in 1970 as the NBI says. Maybe 30's, but not 1970. Nope. Not going to take it.