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Mentone Bridge

Mentone Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: November 10, 2014

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
AL-117 Over West Fork Little River
Location
Mentone: DeKalb County, Alabama: United States
Structure Type
Concrete Open Spandrel Deck Arch, Fixed and Approach Spans: Concrete Slab, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1928 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
100 Feet (30.48 Meters)
Structure Length
127 Feet (38.71 Meters)
Roadway Width
20 Feet (6.1 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 2 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
543

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This small arch bridge is nevertheless nicely designed to have aesthetic qualities. In between the arch columns, smaller arch-like fascia beams compliment the curve of main arch. Concrete fence style railings remain on the bridge.

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