Rating:
1 vote

CSX - Bridgeport Lift Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

Enlarge

BH Photo #337849

Map 

Street View 

    Facts 

    Overview
    Warren through truss bridge over Tennessee River Barge Channel on CSX Railroad
    Location
    Bridgeport, Jackson County, Alabama
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1981 using a lift span relocated from Danville,Tennessee/Kentucky Lake built in 1931
    Builder
    - Virginia Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
    Railroads
    - CSX Railroad (CSX)
    - Family Lines System (FL)
    - Louisville & Nashville Railroad (L&N; LN)
    - Seaboard System Railroad (SBD)
    Design
    Warren through truss
    Also called
    FL - Bridgeport Lift Bridge
    SBD - Bridgeport Lift Bridge
    L&N - Bridgeport Lift Bridge
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +34.95614, -85.69440   (decimal degrees)
    34°57'22" N, 85°41'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    16/619205/3868957 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Bridgeport
    Inventory number
    BH 69281 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

    Update Log 

    • November 29, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
    • September 21, 2015: New photos from Calvin Sneed
    • September 21, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
    • September 20, 2015: New Street View added by Luke

    Related Bridges 

    Sources 

    • Luke
    • Wikimapia - Info
    • Douglas Butler
    • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com