Rating:
No votes cast

Hopkins Bridge

Photos 

Hopkins Bridge Through Truss Bridge

Picture fading: This view is from the Marshall County (west) side, looking east into Bedford County.

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in 1973

Enlarge

BH Photo #119128

Map 

Picture History 

Written by Calvin Sneed

These pictures were taken in the spring of 1974

Essay

Written by Calvin Sneed

These pictures were taken in the spring of 1974

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt single-span through truss bridge over Duck River on Hopkins Bridge Road in Eastern Marshall County-Western Bedford County
Location
Marshall County, Tennessee, and Bedford County, Tennessee
Status
Replaced by new concrete I-beam bridge with two middle piers
History
Built (year unknown) by the Champion Bridge Company, Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Long single-span Pratt Simple Through Truss, with wooden plank deck
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.58071, -86.64178   (decimal degrees)
35°34'51" N, 86°38'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/532455/3937503 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Farmington
Inventory number
BH 36996 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 4, 2008: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • August 1, 2008: Updated by Calvin Sneed
  • July 31, 2008: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • July 30, 2008: Essay added by Calvin Sneed

Sources 

  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com