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TAS - Alafia River Bridge (Old)

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T&S - Alafia River Bridge

Removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in March 2013

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BH Photo #360534

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Alafia River on Tampa Southern Railroad
Location
Hillsborough County, Florida
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1919; removed and replaced 1957
Railroad
- Tampa Southern Railroad (TAS)
Design
Deck plate girder swing with trestle
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.85900, -82.38272   (decimal degrees)
27°51'32" N, 82°22'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/363863/3082350 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gibsonton
Inventory number
BH 73212 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1919 (463)
Built during 1910s (8,806)
Deck girder (4,601)
Florida (574)
Girder (8,174)
Hillsborough County, Florida (35)
Lost (18,948)
Lost 1957 (44)
Lost during 1950s (392)
Movable (2,712)
Plate girder (6,276)
Railroad (13,240)
Swing (1,251)
Tampa Southern Railroad (3)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2016: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler