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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

Map 

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