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CSX - US-76 Overpass

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Photo taken by Eddie Douthitt

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BH Photo #126469

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over US 76/GA 282 on CSX Railroad
Location
Murray County, Georgia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.7 ft.
Total length: 143.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.67953, -84.72036   (decimal degrees)
34°40'46" N, 84°43'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/708848/3839870 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ramhurst
Inventory numbers
GA 21300460 (Georgia bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 37692 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
4,610

Categories 

Beam (11,923)
Built 1935 (1,648)
Built during 1930s (10,544)
CSX Railroad (1,249)
Georgia (551)
Have street view (22,040)
Murray County, Georgia (24)
NR-eligible (3,971)
Open (36,527)
Owned by railroad (9,804)
Railroad (13,078)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,889)
Steel stringer (4,677)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,232)
US 76 (9)

Update Log 

  • March 11, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Added Google Street View
  • January 26, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Status
  • February 10, 2009: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Updated coordinates
  • October 27, 2008: Updated by Eddie Douthitt
  • October 19, 2008: Added by Eddie Douthitt

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Comments 

CSX Railroad Bridge
Posted June 11, 2010, by Calvin Sneed (us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Yep.. indulging in my fantasy.. BRIDGES! I've loved them since I was a kid.

CSX Railroad Bridge
Posted January 25, 2010, by Eddie Douthitt (eddied62 [at] windstream [dot] net)

Thank you...by the way, I've been meaning to ask, are you the Calvin Sneed that's on WTVC-9?

CSX Railroad Bridge
Posted January 24, 2010, by Calvin Sneed (us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Excellent pictures!