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Powder Springs Bridge, Spanning Flat Creek at Dale Road, Powder Springs, Grainger County, TN



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B&W Photos

HB1087932
General View Of Bridge Setting Facing Northeast

HB1087933
Southwest (side) Elevation Facing Northeast

HB1087934
Northwest (side) Elevation Facing Southwest

HB1087935
Approach View Facing Southeast

HB1087936
Approach View Facing Northwest

HB1087937
Bridge Plaque On End Post, View Toward Southeast

HB1087938
Bottom Chord, East Side Of Truss, Facing Northeast


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Flat Creek at Dale Road, Powder Springs, TN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER TN-24
Building/structure dates: 1909 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1987 demolished
Significance: The bridge is a representative example of the Pratt half-hip truss and of the work of the Converse Bridge Company of Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Subjects
Steel Truss Bridges
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Converse Bridge Company
Carver, Martha, Historian
Hornal, George, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW OF BRIDGE SETTING FACING NORTHEAST
2. SOUTHWEST (SIDE) ELEVATION FACING NORTHEAST
3. NORTHWEST (SIDE) ELEVATION FACING SOUTHWEST
4. APPROACH VIEW FACING SOUTHEAST
5. APPROACH VIEW FACING NORTHWEST
6. BRIDGE PLAQUE ON END POST, VIEW TOWARD SOUTHEAST
7. BOTTOM CHORD, EAST SIDE OF TRUSS, FACING NORTHEAST


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