Built 1926-38, rebuilt 2011-14. Bridge Hunter includes photos of the rebuild. I'm impressed that Tennessee rebuilt it as an similar looking concrete arch span bridge including "painting" it white. Illinois would probably have just done yet another steel girder bridge across the river.
|Mark Hinsdale posted|
It's springtime, and the French Broad River near Del Rio TN is swollen and muddy, as a Southern Railway manifest train makes its way eastward between the rain showers in April, 1974. Photo by Mark Hinsdale
|Cropped from Dec 2008 photo by C Hanchey|