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Yazoo River Bascule Bridge

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Postcard

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BH Photo #317037

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Overview
Lost deck girder bascule bridge over Yazoo River on MS 16
Location
Yazoo City, Yazoo County, Mississippi
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1934; Replaced 1988
Design
Deck girder bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.85776, -90.43658   (decimal degrees)
32°51'28" N, 90°26'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/739880/3638430 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Yazoo City
Inventory number
BH 61720 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,040)
Built 1934 (745)
Built during 1930s (11,242)
Deck girder (5,045)
Girder (9,135)
Have street view (25,400)
Lost (22,240)
Lost 1988 (158)
Lost during 1980s (1,196)
Mississippi (674)
Movable (2,843)
Replaced by new bridge (14,834)
Yazoo City, Mississippi (5)
Yazoo County, Mississippi (18)
Yazoo River (6)

Update Log 

  • February 23, 2015: New photo from James Baughn
  • July 15, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • July 14, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler