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Yazoo River Swing Bridge

Photos 

Public Domain, Copyright Expired

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BH Photo #313990

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost swing through truss bridge over Yazoo River on Fulton Street
Location
Greenwood, Leflore County, Mississippi
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1898; replaced 1925
Builder
- Groton Bridge Co. of Groton, New York
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.52183, -90.18434   (decimal degrees)
33°31'19" N, 90°11'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/761509/3712689 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greenwood
Inventory number
BH 61719 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 22, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 14, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Yazoo River Swing Bridge
Posted March 6, 2019, by Dana and Kay Klein

Linda THANKS for sharing! Is it Ok if I brighten photo a little and add to listing credited to you?

Yazoo River Swing Bridge Greenwood MS
Posted March 6, 2019, by Linda Evers (laevers [at] aol [dot] com)

Here a picture of the Yazoo River Bridge ... which was built by WT Young who was my Great Grandfather. This picture is from his personal pictures circa 1900