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Lower Paint Creek Road Bridge

Photos 

Photos provided courtesy of USFS and were taken in 1991

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BH Photo #246445

Description 

Damaged in flood in August 2001

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Paint Creek on Lower Paint Creek Road
Location
Greene County, Tennessee
History
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1983; replaced 2004
Design
7-panel, riveted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 92.8 ft.
Total length: 96.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.97092, -82.85132   (decimal degrees)
35°58'15" N, 82°51'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/333074/3982306 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hot Springs
Inventory number
BH 32536 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2013: New photos from Martha Carver

Sources 

  • Martha Carver - martha_carver [at] bellsouth [dot] net