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AL142 Purgatory Creek Bridge

Photos 

South end

Photo taken by Zachary S in January 2015

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #313805

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Purgatory Creek & BNSF Railway on Al 142
Location
Marion County, Alabama
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1926
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.1 ft.
Total length: 230.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.96231, -87.92972   (decimal degrees)
33°57'44" N, 87°55'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/414102/3758366 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
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Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
380
Inventory numbers
AL 366 (Alabama bridge number)
BH 54388 (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: 61.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Alabama (1,014)
Beam (16,946)
Built 1926 (807)
Built during 1920s (10,284)
Functionally obsolete (5,799)
Have street view (29,168)
Marion County, Alabama (18)
Open (41,012)
Owned by state (16,591)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,459)
Steel stringer (6,740)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,521)

Update Log 

  • January 15, 2015: New photo from Zachary S
  • November 10, 2012: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Zachary S