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Tifton Bridge, U.S. Route 82/State Route 50 over Seaboard Coastli, Tifton, Tift County, GA



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B&W Photos

HB364937
View Looking West, East Portal

HB364938
View Looking East, Approach And West Portal

HB364939
View Looking South, 3/4 Elevation

HB364940
View Looking North, 3/4 Elevation

HB364941
View Looking North, Detail Of Truss

HB364942
View Looking East, Detail Of Truss Members And Portal

HB364943
View Looking North, Detail Of Support Pier And Riveted Connection

HB364944
Detail View Of Upper Chord Connections

HB364945
Detail View Of Bridge Identification Plate, Showing 1935 Construction Date


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Item Title


Location
U.S. Route 82/State Route 50 over Seaboard Coastli, Tifton, GA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER GA-48
Building/structure dates: 1935 initial construction
Significance: The Tifton Bridge is one of 10 camelback bridges identified in the state, only 7 of which are pin-connected, and only 2 of which are in the southern portion of the state. The camelback truss of the Tifton Bridge is 186 feet in length, and 24 feet wide.

Subjects
Civil Engineering
Bridge Construction
Transportation Engineering


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW LOOKING WEST, EAST PORTAL
2. VIEW LOOKING EAST, APPROACH AND WEST PORTAL
3. VIEW LOOKING SOUTH, 3/4 ELEVATION
4. VIEW LOOKING NORTH, 3/4 ELEVATION
5. VIEW LOOKING NORTH, DETAIL OF TRUSS
6. VIEW LOOKING EAST, DETAIL OF TRUSS MEMBERS AND PORTAL
7. VIEW LOOKING NORTH, DETAIL OF SUPPORT PIER AND RIVETED CONNECTION
8. DETAIL VIEW OF UPPER CHORD CONNECTIONS
9. DETAIL VIEW OF BRIDGE IDENTIFICATION PLATE, SHOWING 1935 CONSTRUCTION DATE


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