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Pearl River Bridge

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Photo taken by Joshua Swindle

BH Photo #122788

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Pearl River on MS 25, just off Old Highway 13
Location
Leake County, Mississippi
Status
Derelict with approaches and deck removed
History
Current MS 25 bridge built in 1982
Design
9-panel Camelback Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.66615, -89.64307   (decimal degrees)
32°39'58" N, 89°38'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/252132/3617364 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ofahoma
Inventory number
BH 37330 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

9-panel truss (130)
Abandoned (3,222)
Camelback truss (312)
Leake County, Mississippi (7)
Mississippi (665)
Pearl River (10)
Through truss (13,297)
Truss (30,078)

Update Log 

  • February 26, 2012: New photos from Ben Tate
  • August 28, 2008: New photos from Joshua Swindle

Sources 

  • Joshua Swindle
  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Pearl River Bridge
Posted July 3, 2015, by Don Hunter (donhunter)

This bridge was the hwy. 13 bridge before hwy. 25 was developed. After hwy. 25 was made, hwy. 13 interchanged with it. They cut out around two miles of hwy. 13.

Pearl River Bridge
Posted December 16, 2013, by Zac Blanton (zacblanton1210 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

It this in fact the old MS 25 before it was four laned in the 1980s?

Pearl River Bridge
Posted February 26, 2012, by Ben Tate (benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge was subjected to arson several years back. It was already abandoned at that time though.