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CSX - Caloosahatchee Canal Bridge

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CSX - Caloosahatchee Canal Bridge

Florida

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #286848

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Overview
Abandoned Pony plate girder swing bridge over Caloosahatchee Canal/ Okeechobee Waterway on CSX RR
Location
Moorehaven, Glades County, Florida
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1921
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Pony plate girder swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+26.83483, -81.08818   (decimal degrees)
26°50'05" N, 81°05'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/491238/2968144 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Moore Haven
Inventory number
BH 61567 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,241)
Built 1921 (532)
Built during 1920s (9,257)
CSX Railroad (1,329)
Florida (606)
Girder (8,832)
Glades County, Florida (4)
Have street view (24,544)
Moorehaven, Florida (2)
Movable (2,795)
Navigable waterway (2,085)
Owned by railroad (10,777)
Plate girder (6,731)
Railroad (14,137)
Swing (1,337)
Through girder (3,289)

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Pony plate girder, not deck plate girder
  • June 30, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke