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CSX - Miami River Drawbridge

Photos 

Angled View

Photo taken by James F. Gentner in April 2009

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BH Photo #139494

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Bascule truss bridge over Tamiami Canal on CSX Railroad in Miami
Location
Hialeah, Miami-Dade County, Florida
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built in 1926 for the Seaboard Air Line Railway
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York
- Yaskin Engineering Inc of Miami, Florida
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Commuter Rail
- Family Lines System (FL)
- Seaboard Air Line Railway (SAL)
- Seaboard Coast Line Railroad (SCL)
- Seaboard System Railroad (SBD)
- Tri-Rail (TRCX)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
TCRX - Miami River Drawbridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+25.80595, -80.25853   (decimal degrees)
25°48'21" N, 80°15'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/574326/2854403 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hialeah
Inventory number
BH 42493 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • November 30, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • June 10, 2015: New photo from Phillip Pessar
  • June 8, 2015: Updated by Douglas Butler: New bridge prosposal
  • August 30, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • July 27, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Navigable waterway", "Railroad"
  • May 1, 2009: Added by James F. Gentner

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