Rating:
No votes cast

KCS - Chunky River Bridge (West)

Photos 

West Chunky River Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in April 2011

Enlarge

BH Photo #196902

Map 

Street View 

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
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Pratt through truss with two pony plate girder approach spans
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.32499, -88.92193   (decimal degrees)
32°19'30" N, 88°55'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/319091/3578082 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chunky
Inventory number
BH 48582 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

A.M. Blodgett (24)
Built 1905 (728)
Built during 1900s (6,349)
Chunky River (3)
Girder (8,171)
Have street view (22,575)
Mississippi (677)
Newton County, Mississippi (5)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,445)
Open (36,893)
Owned by railroad (9,957)
Pin-connected (3,301)
Plate girder (6,273)
Pratt through truss (4,624)
Pratt truss (8,069)
Railroad (13,231)
Through girder (3,029)
Through truss (12,949)
Truss (29,550)

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2017: New Street View added by Dave King
  • April 8, 2011: Added by C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com