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Old Federal Road Bridge

Photos 

Elevation

Photo taken by Eddie Douthitt in December 2010

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BH Photo #190426

Map 

Description 

Bridge is around 50 or 60 feet long, 12 feet wide

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Pratt pony truss bridge over Cane Creek on abandoned section of the Old Federal Road (predecessor of US 411)
Location
McMinn County, Tennessee
Status
Abandoned on private property
History
Built around 1900
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Pratt pony truss
Also called
Cane Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.30165, -84.53614   (decimal degrees)
35°18'06" N, 84°32'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/724026/3909280 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Etowah
Inventory number
BH 47318 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,192)
Champion Bridge Co. (80)
McMinn County, Tennessee (8)
Owned privately (1,411)
Pony truss (15,229)
Pratt pony truss (3,238)
Pratt truss (8,206)
Tennessee (1,124)
Truss (29,962)

Update Log 

  • December 16, 2010: New photo from Eddie Douthitt
  • December 15, 2010: Added by Eddie Douthitt

Sources 

  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com