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SOU - Tombigbee River Bridge (Old)

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CSX - Tombigbee River Bridge (Old)

Replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #333768

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Swing through truss bridge over Tombigbee River on CSX RR
Location
Jackson, Clarke County, Alabama, and Washington County, Alabama
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced with a vertical lift bridge
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Pratt through truss swing span with Camelback format Pennsylvania trusses on each side
Also called
Bigbee Bridge
Southern RR Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.49453, -87.90667   (decimal degrees)
31°29'40" N, 87°54'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/413892/3484766 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Prestwick
Inventory number
BH 68738 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 24, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added stuff
  • July 24, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • August 1, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler