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Pearl River MS 28 Bridge

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Photo taken by C Hanchey

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BH Photo #224570

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Facts 

Overview
Cantilever through truss bridge over Pearl River on MS 28
Location
Copiah County, Mississippi, and Simpson County, Mississippi
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940
Design
Cantilever through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 249.9 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Georgetown Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.87555, -90.13833   (decimal degrees)
31°52'32" N, 90°08'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/771036/3529975 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hopewell
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
2,200
Inventory numbers
NRHP 05000566 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 22850 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 55 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated bridge type to cantilever.

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Comments 

Pearl River MS 28 Bridge
Posted July 16, 2013, by jayhawk

We had a bunch of small scale cantilevers here in Kansas even smaller than this one but there are only two left - shortly to be only one.

Pearl River MS 28 Bridge
Posted July 16, 2013, by Jared Mixson

That's the smallest cantilever I've ever seen

Pearl River MS 28 Bridge
Posted February 24, 2009, by C. Hanchey (cmh2315 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Pictures taken Nov 08

Webmaster's note: The photos that were here have been incorporated into the main site.

Rockport Road Bridge
Posted January 12, 2009, by JERRY L. MURPHY (jerry9188 [at] att [dot] net)

PHOTOS TAKEN 9/30/2007