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Hushpuckena River Bridge

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Hushpuckena River Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in May 2010

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BH Photo #165719

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Hushpuckena River on former Burroughs Road
Location
Bolivar County, Mississippi
Status
Abandoned
History
Bypassed by new bridge in 1990
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.00285, -90.74387   (decimal degrees)
34°00'10" N, 90°44'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/708362/3764766 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Duncan
Inventory number
BH 45276 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,339)
Bolivar County, Mississippi (2)
Mississippi (674)
Owned by county (20,054)
Pin-connected (3,697)
Pratt through truss (5,008)
Pratt truss (8,743)
Through truss (14,045)
Truss (31,235)

Update Log 

  • October 17, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • October 15, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • May 17, 2010: Added by C Hanchey

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Comments 

Hushpuckena River Bridge
Posted October 10, 2012, by W.T.Burroughs III (satdoc1 [at] wildblue [dot] net)

Road still is Burroughs Rd even though it now bypasses this old bridge that I grew up playing and driving on.