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Daughtery Ferry Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by James Adorno

BH Photo #108841

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren w/verticals Camelback pony truss bridge over Sale Creek on Daugherty Ferry Road
Location
Hamilton County, Tennessee
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1939 when Tennessee River was impounded for Chickamauga Dam
Builders
- Converse Bridge Co. of Chattanooga, Tennessee
- Schmidt Engineering Co.
- Tennessee Valley Authority
Design
Warren w/verticals Camelback pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 105.9 ft.
Total length: 105.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.39414, -85.09800   (decimal degrees)
35°23'39" N, 85°05'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/672734/3918413 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Graysville
Inventory numbers
TN 33S44470001 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 32547 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2014)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 52.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
700

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2017: Updated by Calvin Sneed: Fixed bridge type
  • December 10, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • June 3, 2010: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • March 30, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Added Google Street View
  • December 4, 2006: Posted photo from James Adorno

Sources 

Comments 

Daughtery Ferry Bridge
Posted November 7, 2012, by James Gentner (jfgentner678 [at] aol [dot] com)

On my way back from Ohio, I drove by th bridge. It is being replaced :(

Daughtery Ferry Bridge
Posted February 5, 2010, by J.P.

this bridge has been scheduled for removal