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Sparkman Street Bridge, Spanning Cumberland River, Nashville, Davidson County, TN



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B&W Photos

HB1089671
February 1998 Aerial View Of South Side Of Bridge: River Spans And Approaches

HB1089672
February 1998 South Side Of Bridge From Boat

HB1089673
February 1998 South Side Of Center River Span

HB1089674
February 1998 South Side Of Southwest River Truss

HB1089675
February 1998 South Side Of Northeast River Truss

HB1089676
February 1998 South Side Of East River Truss.

HB1089677
February 1998 Girder Over Second Avenue, South

HB1089678
February 1998 Barrel View, Northeast End Looking To Southwest.

HB1089679
February 1998 Barrel View, Southwest End Looking To Northeast.

HB1089680
February 1998 Girder Over South First Street

HB1089681
February 1998 Girder Over Third Avenue South

HB1089682
February 1998 Concrete Deck Girder Over Second And Third Avenues, South.

HB1089683
February 1998 Railing Detail Of North Sides, Southwest End Of Girder Abutting Southwest River Span.

HB1089684
February 1998 Stairway Detail, South Side Of Girder At Third Avenue, South.

HB1089685
June 1998 Detail, Top Of Chord Connection.

HB1089686
June 1998 Detail, Bottom Of Chord Connection.

HB1089687
February 1998 Shed Built Under First Concrete Viaduct At End Of Bridge, Ne End, S

HB1089688
February 1998 North Side Of Northeast River Span, Nashville Bridge Company

HB1089689
February 1998 North Side Of Bridge Showing Roadway, Birdge Rail, Nashville Bridge Company

HB1089690
February 1998 Detail, North Side Of Center River Truss Span, Nashville Bridge Company

HB1089691
February 1998 Sidewalk On East Bridge Approach, Truss On Left, Nashville Bridge Co

HB1089692
February 1998 Girder Section Of Northeast Approach

HB1089693
February 1998 View Of Underside Of Girder, Northeast Approach

HB1089694
February 1998 View Of Underside Of Girder, Northeast Approach


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Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Spanning Cumberland River, Nashville, TN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER TN-38
Significance: The bridge possesses state level engineering significance as an example of the through Parker and camelback truss types for its uncommon concrete trusses. The bridge possesses local significance as a historic river crossing connecting downtown Nashville with East Nashville.

Subjects
Concrete Truss Bridges
Vehicular Bridges


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. February 1998 AERIAL VIEW OF SOUTH SIDE OF BRIDGE: RIVER SPANS AND APPROACHES. LOOKING NORTH.
2. February 1998 SOUTH SIDE OF BRIDGE FROM BOAT. LOOKING NORTH.
3. February 1998 SOUTH SIDE OF CENTER RIVER SPAN. LOOKING NORTH.
4. February 1998 SOUTH SIDE OF SOUTHWEST RIVER TRUSS. LOOKING NORTHWEST.
5. February 1998 SOUTH SIDE OF NORTHEAST RIVER TRUSS. LOOKING NORTHEAST.
6. February 1998 SOUTH SIDE OF EAST RIVER TRUSS.
7. February 1998 GIRDER OVER SECOND AVENUE, SOUTH. SOUTHWEST END OF SOUTH SIDE.
8. February 1998 BARREL VIEW, NORTHEAST END LOOKING TO SOUTHWEST.
9. February 1998 BARREL VIEW, SOUTHWEST END LOOKING TO NORTHEAST.
10. February 1998 GIRDER OVER SOUTH FIRST STREET. NORTHEAST END, SOUTH SIDE.
11. February 1998 GIRDER OVER THIRD AVENUE SOUTH. SOUTHWEST END, SOUTH SIDE.
12. February 1998 CONCRETE DECK GIRDER OVER SECOND AND THIRD AVENUES, SOUTH.
13. February 1998 RAILING DETAIL OF NORTH SIDES, SOUTHWEST END OF GIRDER ABUTTING SOUTHWEST RIVER SPAN.
14. February 1998 STAIRWAY DETAIL, SOUTH SIDE OF GIRDER AT THIRD AVENUE, SOUTH.
15. June 1998 DETAIL, TOP OF CHORD CONNECTION.
16. June 1998 DETAIL, BOTTOM OF CHORD CONNECTION.
17. February 1998 SHED BUILT UNDER FIRST CONCRETE VIADUCT AT END OF BRIDGE, NE END, S. SIDE.
18. February 1998 NORTH SIDE OF NORTHEAST RIVER SPAN, NASHVILLE BRIDGE COMPANY
19. February 1998 NORTH SIDE OF BRIDGE SHOWING ROADWAY, BIRDGE RAIL, NASHVILLE BRIDGE COMPANY
20. February 1998 DETAIL, NORTH SIDE OF CENTER RIVER TRUSS SPAN, NASHVILLE BRIDGE COMPANY
21. February 1998 SIDEWALK ON EAST BRIDGE APPROACH, TRUSS ON LEFT, NASHVILLE BRIDGE CO. ON RIGHT
22. February 1998 GIRDER SECTION OF NORTHEAST APPROACH
23. February 1998 VIEW OF UNDERSIDE OF GIRDER, NORTHEAST APPROACH
24. February 1998 VIEW OF UNDERSIDE OF GIRDER, NORTHEAST APPROACH


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