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KCS - Chunky River Bridge (East)

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East Chunky River Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in April 2011

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BH Photo #196901

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Chunky River on Railroad (KCS)
Location
Newton County, Mississippi
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1905 by A.M. Blodgett of Kansas City
Builder
- A.M. Blodgett of Kansas City, Missouri
Railroads
- Kansas City Southern Railway (KCS)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.32399, -88.91658   (decimal degrees)
32°19'26" N, 88°54'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/319593/3577961 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chunky
Inventory number
BH 48580 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 19, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • April 8, 2011: Added by C Hanchey

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Comments 

Chunky River Railroad Bridge
Posted April 10, 2011, by Bob Morgan (morgans212 [at] nc [dot] rr [dot] com)

The railroad is actually Kansas City Southern, although NS trains also run here as part of track use agreememts.

It was previously Illinois Central, I think.

Here's a map http://www.kcsouthern.com/SiteCollectionDocuments/system_map...