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GNRR - Toccoa River Bridge

Photos 

East side

Photo taken by Eddie Douthitt

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BH Photo #126941

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over CR 96 (River Road) & the Toccoa River on GNRR Railroad in McCaysville
Location
McCaysville, Fannin County, Georgia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1926, carried the L&N Railroad, later acquired by CSX, sold by CSX to GNRR in the late 1980's
Railroads
- Blue Ridge Scenic Railway (BRSR)
- Georgia Northeastern Railroad (GNRR)
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (L&N; LN)
Design
Riveted Pratt truss
Dimensions
Total length: 299.9 ft.
Also called
L&N - Toccoa River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.97660, -84.35944   (decimal degrees)
34°58'36" N, 84°21'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/741053/3873633 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mineral Bluff
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
390
Inventory numbers
GA 11150430 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 12562 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 1999)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 15, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Updated coordinates
  • November 2, 2008: New photos from Eddie Douthitt

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