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Sevierville-West Prong Little Pigeon River Bridge

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Little Pigeon River Bridge

The Knoxville News-Sentinel: October 19 1961

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BH Photo #462528

Map 

Description 

Was a very ornate bridge with tall cresting on the portals.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over West Prong Little Pigeon River on TN 66 in Sevierville.
Location
Sevierville, Sevier County, Tennessee
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Collapsed 1961; Replaced 1963
Design
Pinned Pratt through trusses
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.87031, -83.56833   (decimal degrees)
35°52'13" N, 83°34'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/268119/3972610 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87496 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type and location
  • December 15, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com