Recent Alabama Updates

September 18, 2014

Lake Martin Trestle (Tallapoosa County, Alabama)
Deck plate girder bridge over Lake Martin on Norfolk Southern
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

L&N - Buck Creek Bridge (Shelby County, Alabama)
Lost Bridge over Buck Creek on S&NA (L&N) RR
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

CSX - Cahaba River Bridge (Helena) (Shelby County, Alabama)
Warren deck truss bridge over Cahaba River on CSX Railroad
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

CSX Catoma Creek Bridge (Montgomery County, Alabama)
Warren through truss bridge over Catoma Creek on CSX Railroad
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

S&NA (L&N) Bridge (Elmore County, Alabama)
Lost Bridge over Alabama River on S&NA/L&N RR
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Little Mulberry Creek Bridge (Chilton County, Alabama)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Little Mulberry Creek on Norfolk Southern
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

CG - I-20 Overpass (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over I-20 on Central of Georgia Railway (abandoned)
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

CG - Cahaba River Bridge (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Lost Bridge over Cahaba River on Central of Georgia Railway (abandoned)
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

SOU - Cahaba River Bridge (Bibb County, Alabama)
Lost Bridge over Cahaba River on Spur of SOU RR (abandoned)
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

LN/SOU - Cahaba River Bridge (Bibb County, Alabama)
Lost Bridge over Cahaba River on LN/SOU RR (abandoned)
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Siluria Mill RR Bridge (Shelby County, Alabama)
Lost Bridge over Buck Creek on Spur of CSX/LN RR (abandoned)
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Eldridge Tunnel (Walker County, Alabama)
Tunnel on Armstrong Rd
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

ATN - Margaret Trestle (St. Clair County, Alabama)
Deck plate girder bridge over Little Black Creek & unpaved road on Alabama & Tennessee River Railway
September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Reeds Mill Road Bridge (Calhoun County, Alabama)
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Ohatchee Creek on Abandoned alignment of Reeds Mill Road
September 18, 2014: New Street View added by Zachary S

Newfound Creek Trestle (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Newfound Creek on formerly L&N Railroad
September 18, 2014: Updated by Robert Lindberg: add Joseph Mitchell as additonal source and delete two words

September 17, 2014

Newfound Creek Trestle (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Newfound Creek on formerly L&N Railroad
September 17, 2014: Updated by Robert Lindberg: minor typos /edits

September 16, 2014

Newfound Creek Trestle (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Newfound Creek on formerly L&N Railroad
September 16, 2014: Updated by Robert Lindberg: Emphasize original historic L&N identification and minor typos

September 15, 2014

Bull Slough Bridge (Conecuh County, Alabama)
Warren through truss bridge over Sepulga River on Bull Slough Rd
September 15, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Rail-to-road"

September 14, 2014

CSX - Tennessee River Bridge (Barge Channel Spans) (Jackson County, Alabama)
Camelback Warren through truss bridge over Tennessee River on CSX Railroad
September 14, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars

September 13, 2014

Old US 78 Bridge (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Concrete tee beam bridge over Cane Creek on Old US 78
September 13, 2014: Added by James McCray

Old US 78 Bridge (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Bridge over railroad tracks on Old US 78
September 13, 2014: New Street View added by James McCray

Old US 78/Csx Rr (Tracks Removed) Bridge (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Concrete tee beam bridge over Csx Rr (Tracks Removed) on B'Ham - Jasper Road
September 13, 2014: New Street View added by James McCray

September 12, 2014

CSX - Tennessee River Bridge (Barge Channel Spans) (Jackson County, Alabama)
Camelback Warren through truss bridge over Tennessee River on CSX Railroad
September 12, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

NS/CSX - Tombigbee River Bridge (Clarke County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Tombigbee River on Norfolk Southern, CSX
September 12, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars

September 11, 2014

Crawford Bottoms Rd Bridge (Morgan County, Alabama)
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Cotaco Creek on Old alignment of Crawford Bottoms Rd
September 11, 2014: New Street View added by Ben Tate

Sipsey River Bridge (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Sipsey River on Old Moores Bridge Rd
September 11, 2014: Updated by Ben Tate: Renamed bridge based on road name.

Abandoned SOU - Sucarnoochee River Bridge (Sumter County, Alabama)
Abandoned warren through truss bridge over Sucarnoochee River on Southern RR (abandoned)
September 11, 2014: Updated by Luke: Corrected stream name

NS/CSX - Tombigbee River Bridge (Clarke County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Tombigbee River on Norfolk Southern, CSX
September 11, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

September 10, 2014

Abandoned SOU - Sucarnoochee River Bridge (Sumter County, Alabama)
Abandoned warren through truss bridge over Sucarnoochee River on Southern RR (abandoned)
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

NS/CSX - Tombigbee River Bridge (Clarke County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Tombigbee River on Norfolk Southern, CSX
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Old Highway 78 Bridge (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Abandoned bridge over L&N Railroad (abandoned) on Old Highway 78 (Abandoned)
September 10, 2014: New Street View added by Zachary S

NS - Cahaba River Bridge (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Deck plate girder bridge over Cahaba River on Norfolk Southern
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Cahaba River Bridge (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Cahaba River on Abandoned road
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Sipsey River Bridge (Tuscaloosa County, Alabama)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Sipsey River on Old Moores Bridge Rd
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Lawson Mill Bridge (Coosa County, Alabama)
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Hatchet Creek on Lawson Mill Rd
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Talladega Creek RR Bridge (Talladega County, Alabama)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Talladega Creek on Railroad
September 10, 2014: New Street View added by Zachary S

CSX - Coosa River Bridge (Talladega County, Alabama)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Coosa River on CSX Railroad
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Cotaco Creek Bridge (Morgan County, Alabama)
Slab bridge over Cotaco Creek on Forman Bottom Road
September 10, 2014: New Street View added by Zachary S

Crawford Bottoms Rd Bridge (Morgan County, Alabama)
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Cotaco Creek on Old alignment of Crawford Bottoms Rd
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Calumet Rd Bridge (Walker County, Alabama)
Lost Timber stringer bridge over BNSF Railway on Calumet Rd
September 10, 2014: New Street View added by Zachary S

Old CR 24 Bridge (Fayette County, Alabama)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Sipsey River on Old alignment of CR 24
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S, found this gem on Google Earth

NS - Spring Creek Bridge (Colbert County, Alabama)
Deck truss bridge over Spring Creek on Norfolk Southern
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

TSRR - Butler Creek Bridge (Lauderdale County, Alabama)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Butler Creek on Tennessee Southern RR (former L&N)
September 10, 2014: Added by Zachary S

Town Creek Bridge (De Kalb County, Alabama)
Beam bridge over Town Creek on Chavies Road
September 10, 2014: Updated by Zachary S: Slated for replacement

September 7, 2014

Six Mile Creek Bridge (Dallas County, Alabama)
Abandoned bedstead pratt pony truss bridge over Six Mile Creek on an abandoned section of CR 77
September 7, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated truss type

September 5, 2014

Wilson Dam Bridge (Colbert County, Alabama)
Girder bridge over Tennessee River on Res Rd
September 5, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

August 25, 2014

CSX - Alabama River Bridge (Elmore County, Alabama)
Warren through truss bridge over Alabama River on CSX Railroad
August 25, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

August 18, 2014

CG - Pea River Bridge (Geneva County, Alabama)
Abandoned warren pony truss bridge over Pea River on an abandoned alignment of the Central of Georgia Railroad
August 18, 2014: Updated by Luke: Noted burning and partial collapse of the bridge,merged photos from comment section

August 9, 2014

CG - Choctawhatchee River Bridge (Geneva County, Alabama)
Bridge over Choctawhatchee River on Central of Georgia RR
August 9, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

August 7, 2014

Moores Creek Bridge (Chambers County, Alabama)
Pratt through truss bridge over Moores Creek on 19th Avenue in Valley
August 7, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status

Moores Creek Bridge (Chambers County, Alabama)
Pratt through truss bridge over Moores Creek on 19th Avenue in Valley
August 7, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars

August 6, 2014

CSX - Big Bayou Canot Bridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Big Bayou Canot on single railroad track
August 6, 2014: New photo from Luke

August 4, 2014

Coosa River Bridge (Etowah County, Alabama)
Bridge over Coosa River on Rainbow Drive
August 4, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

ATN - Coosa River Bridge (Etowah County, Alabama)
Bridge over Coosa River on Alabama & Tennessee River Railway
August 4, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

ACL - Choctawhatchee River Bridge (Dale County, Alabama)
Bridge over Choctawhatchee River on Atlantic Coast line RR
August 4, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Old US 78 Bridge (Marion County, Alabama)
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Gulf Branch on an abandoned alignment of US 78
August 4, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars

AGR - Alabama River Bridge (Wilcox County, Alabama)
Warren through truss bridge over Alabama River on Alabama & Gulf Coast Railway
August 4, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

August 3, 2014

Old US 78/AL 118 Bridge (Marion County, Alabama)
Abandoned bridge on an abandoned alignment of US 78/AL 118
August 3, 2014: Added by James McCray

August 2, 2014

ACL - Chattahoochee River Bridge (Houston County, Alabama)
Lost Through truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on Atlantic Coast Line RR
August 2, 2014: Updated by Luke: Removed streetview of current bridge, added related link to current bridge

ACL - Chattahoochee River Bridge (Houston County, Alabama)
Lost Through truss bridge over Chattahoochee River on Atlantic Coast Line RR
August 2, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

August 1, 2014

CSX - Mobile River Bridge (Baldwin County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Mobile River on CSX RR
August 1, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

July 28, 2014

Dauplin Island Causeway Bridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Lost Through truss bridge over Intracoastal Waterway / Mobile Bay on Alabama Route 193 Dauplin Island Causeway/Parkway
July 28, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

July 25, 2014

Shakespeare Bridge (Montgomery County, Alabama)
Stone arch bridge over a pond on Festival Drive in the Blount Cultural Park
July 25, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars

July 22, 2014

Old Bellwood Bridge (Geneva County, Alabama)
Lost Pratt Through truss bridge over Choctawhatchee River on County Rd. 45
July 22, 2014: New Street View added by James McCray

July 16, 2014

Chief Ladiga Trail - Stone Arch Bridge (Calhoun County, Alabama)
Stone arch bridge over Hanes Branch on Chief Ladiga Trail
July 16, 2014: Updated by Ben Tate: Changed from "steel" to "stone" arch in the Overview

July 15, 2014

Chief Ladiga Trail - Stone Arch Bridge (Calhoun County, Alabama)
Stone arch bridge over Hanes Branch on Chief Ladiga Trail
July 15, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

July 14, 2014

Smith Chapel Road Bridge (Walker County, Alabama)
Pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on Smith Chapel Road in Carbon Hill
July 14, 2014: Updated by Zachary S: Bridge is in the process of being demolished and scrapped.

July 9, 2014

Halls Creek Bridge (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Pratt through truss bridge over Halls Creek in Tannehill State Park
July 9, 2014: New photos from Andrew Raker

Horton's Mill Covered Bridge 01-05-07 (Blount County, Alabama)
Town lattice through truss covered bridge over Black Warrior River on Horton Mill Road
July 9, 2014: New photos from Andrew Raker

Easley Covered Bridge 01-05-12 (Blount County, Alabama)
Covered bridge over Dub Branch of Little Warrior River on Easley Bridge Road in Rosa
July 9, 2014: New photos from Andrew Raker

Swann Covered Bridge 01-05-05 (Blount County, Alabama)
Covered bridge over Locust Fork River on Swann Bridge Road
July 9, 2014: New photos from Andrew Raker

July 8, 2014

Indian Creek Bridge (Madison County, Alabama)
Girder bridge over Indian Creek on Old Madison Pike
July 8, 2014: New photo from Luke Harden

July 7, 2014

Dilworth Bridge (Walker County, Alabama)
Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Black Warrior River on a private road
July 7, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars

July 6, 2014

Short Street Bridge (Jackson County, Alabama)
Abandoned warren pony truss bridge over Paint Rock River on an abandoned section of Short St.
July 6, 2014: New photos from James McCray

July 4, 2014

NS - Dallas Branch Bridge (Madison County, Alabama)
Stone arch bridge over Dallas Branch on Norfolk Southern Railway
July 4, 2014: Added by Ben Tate

June 28, 2014

Whitesburg Bridge (Southbound) (Morgan County, Alabama)
Cantilevered polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Tennessee River on US 231/AL 53 in Huntsville
June 28, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars

June 24, 2014

Short Street Bridge (Jackson County, Alabama)
Abandoned warren pony truss bridge over Paint Rock River on an abandoned section of Short St.
June 24, 2014: Added by James McCray

June 19, 2014

Dog River Drawridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Steel stringer bridge over Dog River on AL163
June 19, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

TASD - Three Mile Creek Bascule Bridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Three Mile Creek on Terminal Railway Alabama State Docks
June 19, 2014: New photos from Douglas Butler

CSX - Chicksaw Creek Channel Drawbridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Chicksaw Creek Channel on CSX Railroad
June 19, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

CSX - Three Mile Creek Drawbridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Three Mile Creek on CSX Railroad
June 19, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler

June 18, 2014

CSX - Chicksaw Creek Channel Drawbridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Chicksaw Creek Channel on CSX Railroad
June 18, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

CSX - Three Mile Creek Drawbridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Three Mile Creek on CSX Railroad
June 18, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

Dog River Drawridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Steel stringer bridge over Dog River on AL163
June 18, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

TASD - Three Mile Creek Bascule Bridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Through truss bridge over Three Mile Creek on Terminal Railway Alabama State Docks
June 18, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

Mobile-Coatzacoalcos Rail Ferry (Mobile County, Alabama)
Ferry across Gulf of Mexico on CG Railway/Ferrosur
June 18, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

June 13, 2014

AGR - Chickasaw Creek Bridge (Mobile County, Alabama)
Pratt through truss bridge over Chickasaw Creek on Alabama & Gulf Coast Railway
June 13, 2014: Added by Luke Harden