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FEC - Dodge Island Bridge

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Dodge Island Railroad Bridge

It's the blue bridge directly behind the Seaport Causeway Bridge.

Photo taken by Phillip Pessar

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #328947

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Street Views 

    Facts 

    Overview
    Bascule deck plate girder bridge over Biscayne Bay (ICWW) on Florida East Coast Railroad
    Location
    Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida
    Status
    Open to traffic
    Builder
    - L.O. Hopkins & Sons of Nashville, Tennessee
    Railroad
    - Florida East Coast Railway (FEC)
    Design
    Deck plate girder bascule
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +25.77982, -80.18224   (decimal degrees)
    25°46'47" N, 80°10'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    17/581992/2851555 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Miami
    Inventory number
    BH 62748 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

    Categories 

    Bascule (1,032)
    Beam (13,549)
    Deck girder (4,897)
    Florida (606)
    Florida East Coast Railway (41)
    Girder (8,832)
    Have street view (24,546)
    Intracoastal Waterway (87)
    L.O. Hopkins & Sons (9)
    Miami, Florida (16)
    Miami-Dade County, Florida (53)
    Movable (2,795)
    Navigable waterway (2,085)
    Open (37,870)
    Owned by railroad (10,778)
    Plate girder (6,731)
    Railroad (14,137)

    Update Log 

    • November 30, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
    • June 13, 2015: New photo from Phillip Pessar
    • June 12, 2015: New photo from Phillip Pessar
    • March 10, 2015: Updated by Luke: Updated status per forum comment
    • February 6, 2015: New photos from Douglas Butler
    • August 30, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

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    Comments 

    FEC - Miami River Bridge
    Posted March 10, 2015, by colingildea (colingildea125 [at] gmail [dot] com)

    Bridge is not abandoned is used everyday for trains into portmiami