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Nantahala River Bridge

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Nantahala Bridge

view from the approach, US 74

Photo taken by Bob Morgan in April 2009

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BH Photo #136762

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Nantahala River on NC 1100
Location
Swain County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1960
Design
Riveted, 3-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 9.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.28444, -83.66944   (decimal degrees)
35°17'04" N, 83°40'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/257225/3907855 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hewitt
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
10
Inventory numbers
NC 1730100 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 23329 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2009)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 32.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 8, 2009: New photos from Bob Morgan

Sources 

  • Bob Morgan - morgans212 [at] att [dot] net