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Bradley Steel Truss Bridge

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Bradley Steel Truss Bridge

The Index-Journal: January 16 1962

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BH Photo #458605

Map 

Description 

Relocated from Wappoo Creek to this location in 1961 so that the historic covered bridge next to it could be preserved. Unfortunately the wooden bridge would be destroyed by arson less than 20 years later.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Long Cane Creek on Long Cane Road
Location
McCormick County, South Carolina
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Relocated here in 1961; Replaced 1997
Design
Riveted Parker through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 380.0 ft.
Also called
Long Cane Creek Steel Truss Bridge
Old Wappoo Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.01451, -82.34434   (decimal degrees)
34°00'52" N, 82°20'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/375870/3764579 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87014 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 19, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • October 19, 2019: Added by Tony Dillon

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Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com