Rating:
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Sunflower River Bridge

Photos 

Walker Rd Sunflower River Swing Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in May 2010

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BH Photo #165730

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Sunflower River on former Walker Road
Location
Sunflower County, Mississippi
Status
Abandoned
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.72029, -90.59135   (decimal degrees)
33°43'13" N, 90°35'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/723185/3733748 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ruleville
Inventory number
BH 45279 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,256)
Mississippi (667)
Movable (2,810)
Pin-connected (3,647)
Sunflower County, Mississippi (7)
Swing (1,345)
Through truss (13,740)
Truss (30,745)

Update Log 

  • October 17, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • August 26, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 17, 2010: Added by C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Sunflower River Bridge
Posted October 17, 2017, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

What an awesome bridge! I sure hope that it might ultimately be preserved. Mississippi seems to have some nice bridges. I certainly hope to do some more Bridgehunting in the South someday.