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Gilliland's Covered Bridge 01-28-C

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Photo taken by James McCray

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Facts 

Overview
Lattice through truss bridge over A small pond in Noccalula Falls Park on a pedestrian trail in Noccalula Falls Park off of AL 211 in Gadsden
Location
Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Originally built 1899 over Little Wills Creek near Reece City, AL. Bridge restored and relocated to present day location in 1967.
Builder
- Jesse Gilliland
Design
Town lattice through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Gilliland-Reese Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.03939, -86.02415   (decimal degrees)
34°02'22" N, 86°01'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/590077/3766952 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gadsden West
Inventory number
BH 36847 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 9, 2010: New photos from Robert Stephenson
  • July 9, 2008: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com