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Pearl River Bridge

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Description 

As per Google Earth, the derelict bridge is still extant, abandoned on an old alignment.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Pearl River on Battle Bluff Road
Location
Leake County, Mississippi
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1928; bypassed on new alignment in 1992
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 317.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.77106, -89.42116   (decimal degrees)
32°46'16" N, 89°25'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/273214/3628501 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Renfroe
Inventory number
BH 41337 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 19, 2014: Updated by Zachary S: As per Google Earth, the derelict bridge is still extant, abandoned on an old alignment.
  • March 15, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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