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Mossy Lake Bridge

Photos 

Mossy Lake

Photo taken by Paul Clarke in December 2015

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BH Photo #344526

Map 

Description 

A 970 foot long wooden bridge with no rails!

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stringer bridge over Mossy Lake on CR 273
Location
Leflore County, Mississippi
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Design
Stringer with wooden deck
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 19.0 ft.
Total length: 970.2 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.35162, -90.39668   (decimal degrees)
33°21'06" N, 90°23'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/742255/3693295 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Swiftown
Inventory number
BH 66150 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 21, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added category "No guardrails"
  • June 21, 2018: Updated by Jimmy: Added categories "One-lane traffic", "No rails"
  • December 28, 2015: New photos from Paul Clarke
  • February 21, 2015: Added by James Baughn

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Comments 

Mossy Lake Bridge
Posted June 22, 2018, by Jimmy

For those who don't know what we are talking about:

https://www.dangerousroads.org/eastern-europe/russia/4363-vi...

Mossy Lake Bridge
Posted June 22, 2018, by Jimmy

Indeed, Kenny. In fact, I think I'd feel safer crossing the Vitim River Bridge (Kuandinsky Bridge) than this one.

Mossy Lake Bridge
Posted June 21, 2018, by Kenny Fairhurst (dwf0403 [at] gmail [dot] com)

America's Kuandinsky Bridge is a better name for it.