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Piney Woods Creek Bridge

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Otho Sellers Road Bridge, Richton, MS

Photo taken by Jared Rainer and Brandon Chumley in February 2009

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BH Photo #154824

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Piney Woods Creek on Otho Sellers Road
Location
Perry County, Mississippi
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1905; replaced 2017
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.1 ft.
Total length: 148.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Also called
Otho Sellers Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.33904, -88.84812   (decimal degrees)
31°20'21" N, 88°50'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/324180/3468652 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brewer
Land survey
T. 4 N., R. 9 W., Sec. 1
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
205
Inventory number
BH 22921 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2016)
Sufficiency rating: 8.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 18, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status from post and confirmed from NBI.
  • February 10, 2010: New photos from Jared Rainer

Sources 

  • Jared Rainer - chumrain [at] bayspringstel [dot] net
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Otho Sellers Road Bridge
Posted January 18, 2019, by Teresa Grantham (momaof385 [at] gmail [dot] com)

These bridges have been torn down