Rating:
4 votes

Yellow Creek Bridge

Share:

Photos 

Yellow Creek Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in January 2011

Enlarge

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt pony truss bridge over Yellow Creek on former Old River Road
Location
Waynesboro, Wayne County, Mississippi
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1910; Bypassed 1983
Design
Pratt Pony Truss
Dimensions
Span length: 81.0 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 16, 1988
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.69697, -88.67041   (decimal degrees)
31°41'49" N, 88°40'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/341694/3508060 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waynesboro
Inventory numbers
NRHP 88002493 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 47816 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 26, 2011: New photos from C Hanchey
  • January 22, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • January 22, 2011: Added by C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Yellow Creek Bridge
Posted January 23, 2011, by Anonymous

It looks like it was built in 1910 and never touched again in a hundred years. Amazing.

Yellow Creek Bridge
Posted January 22, 2011, by David Backlin (us71 [at] cox [dot] net)

Nice find!