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Loudon Railroad Bridge
Primary Photographer(s): Dave Michaels
Bridge Documented: November 15, 2011
Loudon: Loudon County, Tennessee: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
375.0 Feet (114.3 Meters)
1,725.0 Feet (525.8 Meters)
1 Main Span(s)
and 9 Approach Span(s)
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Little is known about this bridge, which based on its use of rolled beams and its bolted connections appears to be a very late example of a truss bridge. The girder approach spans also appear to be relatively young. It may
in fact not be old enough to rightfully be on HistoricBridges.org, but it is somewhat rusted, so it isn't brand new either. The bridge is noted for its very long simple truss span.
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