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CFWR - Barren Fork Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in October 2009

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BH Photo #147572

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Barren Fork River on Caney Fork & Western Railroad in McMinnville
Location
McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
History
Originally built by the Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railroad, later the Louisville & Nashville Railroad, later CSX
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Caney Fork & Western Railroad (CFWR)
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (LN)
- Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway
Design
Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.67501, -85.77716   (decimal degrees)
35°40'30" N, 85°46'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/610664/3948592 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
McMinnville
Inventory number
BH 43490 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 21, 2019: Updated by Luke: Removed category "Louisville and Nashville Railroad" as it's a duplicate category
  • September 27, 2018: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • May 4, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Riveted"
  • August 25, 2010: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • July 15, 2010: New Street View added by Calvin Sneed
  • October 13, 2009: Added by Calvin Sneed

Sources 

  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net