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Boulevard Bridge, Spanning Wagner Creek at Old Dechard-Winchester Ro, Dechard, Franklin County, TN



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Location
Spanning Wagner Creek at Old Dechard-Winchester Ro, Dechard vicinity, TN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER TN-17
Building/structure dates: 1909 initial construction
Significance: The bridge is a representative, yet attractive, example of a through Pratt steel truss. The most unique and significant feature of the bridge is its unusual skewed portal treatrment.

Subjects
Civil Engineering
Bridge Construction
Steel Truss Bridges


Related Names
Nashville Bridge Company
Dyer, Arthur J.


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW, FROM SOUTH, OF BRIDGE IN SETTING
2. THROUGH VIEW OF BRIDGE, FROM NORTHEAST
3. THROUGH VIEW OF BRIDGE, FROM SOUTHWEST
4. VIEW OF EASTERN ELEVATION OF TRUSS, FROM SOUTHEAST
5. VIEW OF WESTERN ELEVATION OF TRUSS, FROM NORTHWEST
6. OVERALL VIEW OF PORTAL, FROM SOUTH
7. VIEW OF PORTAL DESIGN, FROM SOUTH
8. DETAIL VIEW OF DECORATIVE DESIGN IN PORTAL
9. VIEW OF PLAQUE
10. VIEW OF NORTHERN ABUTMENT
11. VIEW OF TYPICAL BOTTOM CHORD CONNECTION
12. VIEW OF TYPICAL TOP CHORD CONNECTION


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