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Rock Island - Scott Creek Bridge

Photos 

Scott Creek Railroad Bridge, nr Magazine, ARK.

Photo taken by J Randall Houp in February 2009

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BH Photo #225398

Map 

Essay 

Written by J Randall Houp

Remnants of a small deck girder railroad bridge with a lot of missing parts and sections. Unfortunately, this whole area appears to have become a dump site for all sorts of trash and old furniture. Existing piers are in excellent condition considering the age.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned steel deck girder bridge over Scott Creek on Rock Island Railroad
Location
Logan County, Arkansas
Status
Abandoned
Railroad
- Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP (1866-1920); RI (1920-1975) ROCK (1975-1980))
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.14697, -93.82964   (decimal degrees)
35°08'49" N, 93°49'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/424428/3889656 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Magazine
Inventory number
BH 46062 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 16, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Removed category "Railroad" not active
  • February 15, 2012: Essay added by J Randall Houp
  • September 8, 2010: Updated by David Backlin: Corrected GPS
  • September 6, 2010: Added by David Backlin

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