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Appalachian Trail bridge - Daniel Sprinkle - Erwin, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 36° 06.174 W 082° 25.680
17S E 371461 N 3996305
Quick Description: Built in 1994 to span a small creek in the Jones Branch bottomland.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 12/20/2014 8:05:10 AM
Waymark Code: WMN3JN
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
Views: 2

Long Description:
Plaque reads:
EAGLE SCOUT PROJECT
Built by Daniel Sprinkle, Scout Troop 4, Piney Flats, TN., and Friends
1994

A 30' x 3' x 4' deck girder, constructed of treated lumber, is the first bridge now reached along the world famous Appalachian Trail when heading northbound out of Erwin, TN. It crosses the small Jones Branch stream which meanders through the forest thick with rhododendron.

Twenty years later, the Eagle project is still in excellent condition serving many hikers enjoying the area.
Name of Eagle Scout: Daniel Sprinkle

Project Completion Date: 7/1/2014

Troop Number: Troop 4 (Piney Flats, TN)

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