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Dowhait's Bridge, Bartow County Road 343, spanning Etowah River, Cartersville, Bartow County, GA



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Item Title


Location
spanning Etowah River, Cartersville vicinity, GA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER GA-56
Building/structure dates: 1912 initial construction
Significance: Dowhait's Bridge is a 264-foot steel, pin-connected Pratt through truss, composed of two spans. The bridge is one of 38 Pratt through trusses recorded in the Georgia Historic Bridge Survey. It is one of 30 that is pin-connected and one of only four Pratt through trusses in the State that is composed of two spans.

Subjects
Civil Engineering
Bridge Construction
Vehicular Bridges


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW OF SOUTH APPROACH
2. VIEW OF NORTH APPROACH
3. VIEW OF WEST ELEVATION
4. DETAIL OF SUBSTRUCTURE/LOWER CHORD CONNECTIONS
5. DETAIL OF UPPER CHORD CONNECTIONS
6. DETAIL OF PIN CONNECTION


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