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Boyd's Bridge

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Boyds Bridge #47-01124-02.65

Boyd's Bridge at the Knoxville City Limits.. Picture is from the Knoxville side, looking east.

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in July 2008

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Overview
1 3-span Warren riveted continuous through truss bridge over Holston River on Boyd's Bridge Pike (FAU 1124) #47-01124-02.65
Location
Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- Virginia Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia (Fabricated & Erected)
Design
1 Three-span continuous Warren riveted through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 855.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.2 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.98459, -83.85763   (decimal degrees)
35°59'05" N, 83°51'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/242365/3986016 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shooks Gap
Inventory numbers
TN 47S24080001 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 32588 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2012)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 53.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
3,220

Update Log 

  • July 11, 2010: New Street View added by Calvin Sneed
  • April 14, 2010: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • February 27, 2009: Updated by Bob Davis: Added fabrication & erection company, date
  • February 20, 2009: Updated by Bob Davis: add coordinates
  • August 3, 2008: Updated by Calvin Sneed
  • July 18, 2008: New photos from Calvin Sneed

Sources 

  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Bill Eichelberger