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Cole Creek Bridge

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Cole Creek Bridge for Newfound Gap Road

Upstream Side

Photo taken by Bob Davis on March 15, 2009

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BH Photo #135444

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Cole Creek on New Found Gap Road (U.S. 441), formerly Indian Gap Highway, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee
Location
Sevier County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Builder
- Civilian Conservation Corps
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch with stone facing
Dimensions
Span length: 29.8 ft.
Total length: 29.8 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.63750, -83.46500   (decimal degrees)
35°38'15" N, 83°27'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/276800/3946541 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Le Conte
Inventory number
BH 32676 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 68.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
2,364

Update Log 

  • August 30, 2010: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • March 16, 2009: New photos from Bob Davis

Sources 

  • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com