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Paint Rock River Relief Bridge


Photo taken by James McCray in March 2014


BH Photo #281040

Street View 


Concrete tee beam bridge over Paint Rock River Relief on Old 431 Hwy
Madison County, Alabama
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1928
Concrete tee beam
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 120.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.52323, -86.38856   (decimal degrees)
34°31'24" N, 86°23'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/556116/3820342 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Hope
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
Inventory numbers
AL 550 (Alabama bridge number)
BH 52664 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 64.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com


Alabama (1,014)
Beam (16,885)
Built 1928 (1,221)
Built during 1920s (10,256)
Concrete tee beam (3,352)
Have street view (28,910)
Madison County, Alabama (42)
Open (40,968)
Owned by township (3,287)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,221)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,381)

Update Log 

  • October 19, 2018: Updated by Matt Lohry: Updated location--this bridge is just under a half mile north of the Paint Rock River bridge.
  • January 5, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 30, 2014: New photos from James McCray
  • June 13, 2012: Added by Ben Tate


  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Dana and Kay Klein
  • Matt Lohry


Paint Rock River Relief Bridge
Posted October 19, 2018, by Matt Lohry


The pictures that James took are of another bridge just north of the one you're referring to. I've corrected the pin location to reflect its actual location.

Paint Rock River Relief Bridge
Posted October 18, 2018, by Robert Getman (robgetman [at] gmail [dot] com)

The photos for this bridge are incorrect. The photos show a flat bridge. This is an arched bridge.