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North Carolina Route 1006 Bridge, Spanning Catawba River, Stoney Point, Catawba County, NC



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Location
Spanning Catawba River, Stoney Point vicinity, NC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER NC-33
Building/structure dates: 1916 initial construction
Significance: Built for the Southern Power Company in 1916, the bridge is one of the largest multi-span truss bridges. It consists of a 240' and a 252' Petit truss, a 200' Camelback, and two 96' Pratt Through trusses. The Camelback is the longest in North Carolina.

Subjects
Bridge Construction
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Southern Power Company
Fore, George, Field Team
Hawke, Paul, Historian
Lanier, Nick, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW OF BRIDGE FROM NORTHEAST
2. VIEW OF BRIDGE FROM NORTHEAST
3. VIEW OF TRUSS PANELS FROM NORTHEAST
4. BARREL VIEW OF BRIDGE, LOOKING FROM EAST TO WEST
5. DETAIL VIEW OF TRUSS


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