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GM&O - Cahaba River Bridge

Map 

Description 

Large through truss crossing Cahaba River on GM&O Rwy at Centreville. Demolished when line was abandoned in the mid 1980s.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Cahaba River on Railroad
Location
Centreville, Bibb County, Alabama
Status
Lost
History
Removed when GM&O line was abandoned in mid 1980s
Railroad
- Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroad (GMO)
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.93801, -87.13920   (decimal degrees)
32°56'17" N, 87°08'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/486987/3644423 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Centreville West
Inventory number
BH 60705 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Alabama (971)
Bibb County, Alabama (8)
Cahaba River (17)
Centreville, Alabama (2)
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroad (114)
Lost (24,769)
Railroad (15,438)
Through truss (15,087)
Truss (32,814)

Update Log 

  • April 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

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