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Sandy Hook Bridge

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Sandy Hook Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in November 2009

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BH Photo #150054

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Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over Big Bigby Branch on Old Hwy 43 (NFA A358)
Location
Maury County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Maury County to votes to remove bridge 12-8
History
Built 1916 by W.B. King
Builder
- W.B. King
Design
closed spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.8 ft.
Total length: 145.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.48306, -87.24222   (decimal degrees)
35°28'59" N, 87°14'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/478027/3926641 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sandy Hook
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
140
Inventory numbers
TN 600A3580001 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 32616 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,404)
Built 1916 (661)
Built during 1910s (9,116)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,719)
Deck arch (10,645)
Doomed (1,066)
Maury County, Tennessee (34)
One-lane traffic (7,531)
Open (37,986)
Owned by county (19,504)
Skewed (4,787)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,511)
Structurally deficient (17,429)
Tennessee (1,166)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,524)
W.B. King (1)

Update Log 

  • May 17, 2011: Updated by J.P.: bridge to be removed
  • December 16, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.
  • November 28, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is known as the Sandy Hook Bridge

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Comments 

Sandy Hook Bridge
Posted May 17, 2011, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Clueless people!