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McPherson Bridge

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McPherson Bridge

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BH Photo #466733

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Candies Creek on A165 McPherson Road
Location
Bradley County, Tennessee
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
(1)4-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
(1)3-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
(1)2-panel, pinned Queenpost pony truss
Also called
Candies Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.26789, -84.84986   (decimal degrees)
35°16'04" N, 84°50'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/695577/3904871 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88409 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bradley County, Tennessee (12)
Lost (28,414)
Lost 1985 (154)
Lost during 1980s (1,530)
Pony truss (17,006)
Pratt pony truss (3,949)
Pratt truss (10,286)
Queenpost truss (296)
Replaced by new bridge (19,321)
Tennessee (1,261)
Truss (35,407)

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • March 2, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com