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Black Creek Arch Bridges

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West Rockwood Street Bridge is first on the tangent, south of the other two

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in July 2010

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BH Photo #170154

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Description 

The Rockwood Street bridge is skewed slightly, the other 2 are not.

Facts 

Overview
3 closed spandrel concrete arch bridges over Black Creek on W. Rockwood Street, W. Wheeler Street and W. Strang Street in Rockwood
Location
Rockwood, Roane County, Tennessee
Status
All bridges open to traffic
History
All 3 bridges built 1917
Design
All three bridges are closed spandrel arch bridges, the W. Rockwood Street bridge is skewed slightly.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 56.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.86667, -84.68639   (decimal degrees)
35°52'00" N, 84°41'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/708888/3971631 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rockwood
Inventory numbers
TN 73L36980001 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 32662 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 92.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
2,890

Update Log 

  • July 25, 2010: New photos from Calvin Sneed

Sources 

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