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Babcock Lumber Co. - Little Tennessee River Trestle

Photos 

Looking SW from US 129

Photo taken by Ben Tate in January 2020

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BH Photo #464966

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Little Tennessee River on Railroad
Location
Blount County, Tennessee, and Monroe County, Tennessee
Status
Only piers remain
History
Built 1916
Railroad
- Babcock Lumber Co. Railroad
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.54367, -84.08870   (decimal degrees)
35°32'37" N, 84°05'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/763929/3937236 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87799 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Babcock Lumber Co. Railroad (1)
Beam (15,920)
Blount County, Tennessee (40)
Built 1916 (699)
Built during 1910s (9,711)
Deck girder (5,824)
Girder (10,371)
Lost (25,264)
Monroe County, Tennessee (21)
Plate girder (8,043)
Railroad (15,664)
Tennessee (1,227)
Timber stringer (4,072)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2020: Updated by Luke: Added infomation
  • January 14, 2020: New photo from Ben Tate

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