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Harrisburg Covered Bridge 42-78-01

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger

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BH Photo #126207

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    Facts 

    Overview
    Queenpost pony truss bridge over East Fork Little Pigeon River in Harrisburg
    Location
    Harrisburg, Sevier County, Tennessee
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1875
    Design
    Covered Queenpost pony truss bridge.
    Dimensions
    Length of largest span: 64.0 ft.
    Total length: 88.3 ft.
    Deck width: 10.5 ft.
    Vertical clearance above deck: 98.0 ft.
    Recognition
    Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
    Also called
    East Fork Bridge
    Pigeon River Covered Bridge
    McNutts Bridge
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +35.86083, -83.48222   (decimal degrees)
    35°51'39" N, 83°28'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    17/275868/3971358 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Richardson Cove
    Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
    20
    Inventory numbers
    TN 780A3240001 (Tennessee bridge number)
    BH 37647 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of June 2015)
    Overall condition: Good
    Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
    Sufficiency rating: 71 (out of 100)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    Update Log 

    • December 12, 2015: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Bridge is Queenpost pony
    • September 3, 2015: New photos from John Loxton
    • February 28, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
    • February 9, 2014: New photos from Chad Wilkins
    • August 29, 2010: New photos from Calvin Sneed
    • April 14, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Merged NBI information.
    • March 22, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey
    • March 9, 2009: New photos from Bob Davis
    • October 16, 2008: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
    • October 15, 2008: Added by Bill Eichelberger

    Sources 

    • Bill Eichelberger
    • Bob Davis - bobdaviscfi [at] earthlink [dot] net
    • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
    • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com
    • Chad Wilkins - chad43739 [at] yahoo [dot] com
    • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
    • John Loxton
    • Erik Hoffman - edh4801 [at] gmail [dot] com

    Comments 

    Harrisburg Covered Bridge 42-78-01
    Posted January 11, 2016, by Sherman Cahal (shermancahal [at] outlook [dot] com)

    Vertical clearance of 98 feet?