Rating:
No votes cast

MDS - Chickasaway River Bridge

Photos 

M&O Railroad Chickasaway River Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in April 2011

Enlarge

BH Photo #197529

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Chickasaway River on the Meridian Southern Railway (formerly Mobile and Ohio RR)
Location
Quitman, Clarke County, Mississippi
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906 by the Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co.
Builder
- Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co. of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Railroads
- Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railway (GMO)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
- Meridian Southern Railway (MDS)
- Mobile & Ohio Railroad (M&O)
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 125.0 ft.
Also called
M&O - Chickasaway River Bridge
GM&O - Chickasaway River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.01084, -88.72619   (decimal degrees)
32°00'39" N, 88°43'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/336960/3542939 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Quitman
Inventory number
BH 48631 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 15, 2011: Added by C Hanchey

Sources