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Williams Creek Bridge

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Williams Creek Bridge Upstream Side

Concrete Surface Fairly Smooth

Photo taken by Bob Davis on February 19, 2009

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Overview
Arch bridge over Williams Creek on FAU 1124
Location
Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925; smoother upstream concrete surface hints of widening done in the 1960s
Design
Considerable Concrete Erosion on Downstream Face of Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 33.1 ft.
Deck width: 38.0 ft.
Also called
Riverside Drive Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.97023, -83.88190   (decimal degrees)
35°58'13" N, 83°52'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/240129/3984487 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Knoxville
Inventory numbers
TN 47004780005 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 32601 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
3,170

Categories 

Arch (11,098)
Built 1925 (1,125)
Built during 1920s (8,638)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,537)
Deck arch (10,340)
Knox County, Tennessee (52)
Knoxville, Tennessee (34)
Open (35,957)
Owned by city (4,418)
Skewed (4,640)
Span length under 25 feet (5,628)
Tennessee (1,016)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,619)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2009: Updated by Bob Davis

Sources 

  • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net