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White Rd Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Ben Tate in September 2011

BH Photo #211701

Map 

Street View 

Description 

An abandoned railroad span that has had most of the approaches removed, but still has the track intact on the main span and remaining approaches.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Warren through truss bridge over AL.POWER CO.CANAL
Location
Elmore, Elmore County, Alabama
Status
Abandoned
Design
Riveted Warren through truss.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.54676, -86.26821   (decimal degrees)
32°32'48" N, 86°16'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/568708/3601279 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elmore
Inventory number
BH 49062 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,335)
Alabama (903)
Elmore County, Alabama (14)
Elmore, Alabama (1)
Have street view (25,399)
Through truss (14,024)
Truss (31,212)
Warren through truss (1,553)
Warren truss (6,244)

Update Log 

  • September 26, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • September 1, 2011: New photos from Ben Tate
  • July 6, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • July 6, 2011: Added by Ben Tate

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

White Rd Bridge
Posted July 6, 2011, by Ben Tate

It appears to have been a railroad bridge. Both approaches have been removed. I've never seen this bridge personally. I just found it looking on Google Satellite View. Bing gives a great bird's eye view of it.