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Sunset River Rd Swinging / Suspension Footbridge

Photos 

View from the northeast

Photo taken by Timothy Phillips in July 2018

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #432204

Map 

Description 

A VDOT - Virginia Department of Transportation maintained bridge. One of ~74 as of the mid '00.

Facts 

Overview
Wire suspension footbridge over North Fork Holston River on pedestrian pathway
Location
Smyth County, Virginia
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Dimensions
Total length: 75.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.95622, -81.49297   (decimal degrees)
36°57'22" N, 81°29'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/456112/4090129 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nebo
Inventory number
BH 63506 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 24, 2018: New photos from Timothy Phillips
  • October 11, 2014: Added by Patrick S. O'Donnell

Sources 

  • Patrick S. O'Donnell - 1 [dot] 991km [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Timothy and Joann Phillips