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Camak Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: February 24, 2021

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Country Club Road Over Blackwater Creek
Location
Rural: Walker County, Alabama: United States
Structure Type
Metal Pin-Connected Pratt Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Stringer (Multi-Beam), Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1898 By Builder/Contractor: Canton Bridge Company of Canton, Ohio

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
100 Feet (30.5 Meters)
Structure Length
170 Feet (51.8 Meters)
Roadway Width
12 Feet (3.66 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 4 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
2

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Bridge Documentation

This bridge, rare in Alabama, is noted as an intact and unaltered example of a Canton Bridge Company through truss bridge. This bridge is located on a historical territorial wagon road that connected the former territorial and state capitals of Alabama, Tuscaloosa and Huntsville.

This bridge has been closed to traffic.

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