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Crawfish Spring RR Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Eddie Douthitt in November 2011

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BH Photo #220343

Map 

Description 

Unknown build date, the one that crosses McFarland Avenue a mile or so uptrack is listed as 1955, so this is probably about the same.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Crawfish Spring runoff on Chattooga & Chickamauga Railway (Formerly Southern Railroad and the Central of Georgia Railway)
Location
Chickamauga, Walker County, Georgia
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.86997, -85.29166   (decimal degrees)
34°52'12" N, 85°17'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/656143/3859955 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kensington
Inventory number
BH 50227 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Chickamauga, GA (1)
Deck girder (4,987)
Georgia (577)
Girder (9,024)
Open (38,309)
Owned by railroad (10,955)
Plate girder (6,862)
Railroad (14,252)
Walker County, Georgia (9)

Update Log 

  • November 16, 2011: Added by Eddie Douthitt

Sources 

  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com