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Unnamed Creek Bridge

Photos 

Oblique view of the North Elevation; View to the Southeast. Note that the rail is intact but not visible in a through view due to the layers of paving.

Photo taken by Martha Carver, 2008

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BH Photo #241791

Map 

Facts 

Overview
One-span arch bridge over an unnamed creek or branch on NFA 1404
Location
Wilson County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1940
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.0 ft.
Total length: 32.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.04417, -86.15528   (decimal degrees)
36°02'39" N, 86°09'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/576091/3989177 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Watertown
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
130
Inventory numbers
TN 950A3200005 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 32748 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 72.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,533)
Built 1925 (1,231)
Built during 1920s (9,517)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,773)
Deck arch (10,784)
Open (38,195)
Owned by county (20,081)
Skewed (4,812)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,977)
Tennessee (1,176)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,722)
Wilson County, Tennessee (23)

Update Log 

  • October 23, 2012: Updated by Martha Carver: The widened slab side of the bridge does have two spans, but the original concrete arch is one span in length. I changed the description to reflect the arch as the main span.

Sources 

  • Martha Carver - martha_carver [at] bellsouth [dot] net