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Murfreesboro Road-Harpeth River Bridge

Photos 

Harpeth River Bridge

Nashville Banner: December 6 1956

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BH Photo #462549

Description 

Too bad KFC hadn't been founded yet... They could have had a doozy of a special!

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Harpeth River on Murfreesboro Road
Location
Franklin, Williamson County, Tennessee
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1896; Collapsed 1956; Replaced 1958
Design
Pinned Pratt Through truss
Also called
Franklin Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.92053, -86.86532   (decimal degrees)
35°55'14" N, 86°51'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/512150/3975142 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87503 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 16, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added stuff
  • December 16, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

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