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CSX - Manatee River Lift Bridge

Photos 

Main span

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #114040

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Bascule plate girder bridge over Manatee River on CSX Railroad between Palmetto and Bradenton
Location
Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.50536, -82.56787   (decimal degrees)
27°30'19" N, 82°34'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/345133/3043388 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Palmetto
Inventory number
BH 36612 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,024)
Bradenton, Florida (5)
CSX Railroad (1,249)
Florida (564)
Girder (7,921)
Have street view (22,044)
Manatee County, Florida (13)
Movable (2,704)
Navigable waterway (1,998)
Open (36,529)
Owned by railroad (9,804)
Plate girder (6,095)
Railroad (13,078)
Scherzer-type rolling lift (66)
Through girder (2,927)

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 23, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • July 23, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • October 7, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Navigable waterway", "Railroad"
  • October 7, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • May 12, 2008: New photo from James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • CSX Manatee River Lift Bridge - Juice / Csx train about to pass through a rolling lift bridge
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com