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TCI/L&N Overpass

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Louisville & Nashville Railway on Tennessee Coal, Iron & Railroad Co.
Location
Bessemer, Jefferson County, Alabama
Status
Removed after metal thievery
Railroads
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (L&N; LN)
- Tennessee Coal, Iron & Railroad Co. (TCI)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.40546, -86.92978   (decimal degrees)
33°24'20" N, 86°55'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/506529/3696240 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Birmingham South
Inventory number
BH 66071 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 18, 2018: Updated by Luke: Refined GPS using remaining ROW + historicaerials; Bridge was likely removed after 2010 scrapper attack
  • February 15, 2015: Added by Luke

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