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Straight Fork Arch-Culvert Bridge

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Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in November 2010

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BH Photo #187742

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Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Straight Fork Creek on Straight Fork Road
Location
Scott County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Concrete arch is crumbling in several places. Steel culverts added later are adequate.
History
Built 1930, concrete arches lined with steel culverts later to preserve bridge
Design
Concrete arch, reinforced with steel arch culverts
Dimensions
Total length: 75.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.38450, -84.34359   (decimal degrees)
36°23'04" N, 84°20'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/738274/4029873 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pioneer
Elevation
1451 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 47050 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,443)
Built 1930 (1,643)
Built during 1930s (11,079)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,728)
Deck arch (10,685)
Have street view (25,076)
Open (38,376)
Owned by county (19,768)
Scott County, Tennessee (13)
Tennessee (1,172)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,306)

Update Log 

  • November 21, 2010: Added by Calvin Sneed

Sources 

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