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Morgan Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Carl Wycoff

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #249904

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Facts 

Overview
Arch bridge over the BNSF Railroad on Dudley Street in Memphis
Location
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1905
Builder
- J. A. Omberg
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 111.8 ft.
Total length: 134.8 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 22, 1978
Also called
Elmwood Cemetery Bridge
Dudley Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.12444, -90.02944   (decimal degrees)
35°07'28" N, 90°01'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/770698/3890883 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southwest Memphis
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
150
Inventory numbers
TN 790B5730001 (Tennessee bridge number)
NRHP 78002632 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 32701 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2013: New photo from Luke Harden
  • November 21, 2011: Updated by J.P.: added national register info
  • December 25, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Name

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com