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Cordell Hull Memorial Bridge 3B 83 - Carthage, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Geologynut
N 36° 15.006 W 085° 57.138
16S E 594129 N 4012198
Quick Description: Cordell Hull Memorial Bridge. Good parking across the side street at the Quick & Easy Market.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 5/10/2017 8:01:32 AM
Waymark Code: WMVNR0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Titansfan
Views: 1

Long Description:
Named in honor of Cordell Hull, the 47th U.S. Secretary of State and Nobel laureate, the Cordell Hull Bridge, a continuous three-span Parker truss, spans the Cumberland River. Hull's influence diverted New Deal funds toward the $199,083 cost of construction that began in December 1934. The bridge opened to traffic on May 14, 1936. After closure in 2007 for a 19.5 million dollar renovation, the bridge reopened on July 2, 2014.
Marker Name: Cordell Hull Memorial Bridge 3B 83

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Bridge

Marker Number: 3B 83

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission

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