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CSX - Locust Fork Black Warrior River Bridge

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #387857

Map 

Description 

Large and impressive deck truss/steel tower viaduct-type bridge across Locust Fork on CSX Railroad. Bing Maps Birds-Eye View has very impressive imagery of the bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over Locust Fork of the Black Warrior River on CSX Railroad
Location
Trafford, Blount County, Alabama, and Jefferson County, Alabama
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Warren deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.83083, -86.74433   (decimal degrees)
33°49'51" N, 86°44'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/523657/3743428 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Trafford
Inventory number
BH 59079 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Alabama (870)
Beam (11,965)
Black Warrior River (8)
Blount County, Alabama (27)
CSX Railroad (1,249)
Deck truss (1,510)
Jefferson County, Alabama (122)
Open (36,583)
Owned by railroad (9,824)
Railroad (13,091)
Steel stringer (4,694)
Trafford, Alabama (2)
Truss (29,442)
Warren deck truss (543)
Warren truss (5,790)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2017: New photo from Dave King
  • April 21, 2017: New photos from Dave King
  • December 27, 2013: Added by Zachary S

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