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Old Little River Bridge

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Elkmont Old Railroad Bridge

Looking at downstream side of bridge and far piling on a big rock formation

Photo taken by Bob Davis in March 2009

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BH Photo #136708

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Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Little River on road/old railroad, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee
Location
Sevier County, Tennessee
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built in 1908 by Little River Lumber Co.
Railroad
- Little River Railroad (LRR)
Design
Riveted double-intersection Warren deck truss
Also called
Elkmont Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.66361, -83.59083   (decimal degrees)
35°39'49" N, 83°35'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/265480/3949731 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gatlinburg
Elevation
2271 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 42247 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 4, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Railroad"
  • August 30, 2010: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • April 7, 2009: Added by Bob Davis

Sources 

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