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GFRR - Flint River Bridge

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GFRR Flint River Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in January 2012

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BH Photo #223637

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Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Flint River on Georgia & Florida Railway (former Atlantic Coast Line Railroad)
Location
Albany, Dougherty County, Georgia
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Atlantic & Gulf Railroad (GFRR)
- Atlantic Coast Line Railroad (ACL)
- Georgia & Florida Railway (GFRR)
Design
One Parker through truss and one Pratt through truss main spans with plate girder approach spans
Also called
AGLF - Flint River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.57877, -84.14673   (decimal degrees)
31°34'44" N, 84°08'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/770782/3497279 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Albany West
Inventory number
BH 51027 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Flint River (Georgia)"
  • January 22, 2012: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • January 21, 2012: Updated by C Hanchey: Added categories "Atlantic Coast Line Railroad", "Georgia & Florida Railway", "Flint River"

Sources 

  • Luke
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

GFRR - Flint River Bridge
Posted August 11, 2016, by Maggie (skittleswarlord [at] gmail [dot] com)

this bridge was a favourite of mine to photograph while I lived in Georgia. I always got the best shots standing in the river, well worth the wet feet!

Flint River Railroad Bridge
Posted January 21, 2012, by Barry (bllauver [at] toad [dot] net)

What are those things that appear to be bridge pilings on the south-west bank relative to the RR bridge?