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Riggins Bridge

Photos 

Riggins Bridge

The Leaf-Chronicle: August 4 1983

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BH Photo #456450

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Yellow Creek on Riggins Road
Location
Montgomery County, Tennessee
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Collapsed in 1983; Road abandoned in 1989
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Also called
Yellow Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.34458, -87.53802   (decimal degrees)
36°20'40" N, 87°32'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/451721/4022303 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 86734 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Lost (30,635)
Lost 1983 (124)
Lost during 1980s (1,604)
Montgomery County, Tennessee (14)
Owned by county (21,833)
Pratt through truss (6,308)
Pratt truss (10,668)
Tennessee (1,281)
Through truss (18,259)
Truss (37,312)
Wooden deck (6,231)

Update Log 

  • February 27, 2022: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • September 20, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

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