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Riverside Bridge, Weaver Road spanning South Fork Holston River, Bluff City, Sullivan County, TN



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Location
Weaver Road spanning South Fork Holston River, Bluff City vicinity, TN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER TN-7
Significance: The bridge is significant as a representative Pratt through truss built by the Converse Bridge Company. Most of the features of the bridge are representative in nature. The top chords and end posts are channels with stay plates. The vertical members in compression are paired angles with double lacing. The vertical members in tension (hip verticals) are paired rectilinear eyebars. The diagonals are paired rectilinear eyebars, and the counters are cylindrical tie rods...

Subjects
Civil Engineering
Bridge Construction
Steel Truss Bridges


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. AERIAL VIEW OF BRIDGE FROM SOUTH. EAST
2. THROUGH VIEW FROM EAST
3. THROUGH VIEW FROM WEST
4. ELEVATION FROM SOUTHWEST
5. ELEVATION FROM NORTHEAST
6. NORTH ELEVATION OF TRUSS 1 (EASTERN SPAN)
7. NORTH ELEVATION OF SPAN 2 (CENTER SPAN)
8. NORTH ELEVATION OF SPAN 3 (WESTERN SPAN)
9. TYPICAL TOP CHORD CONNECTION (COTTER PIN)
10. DETAIL OF BRIDGE PLAQUE


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