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BMH - Gallants Channel Bridge

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NS - Gallants Channel Bridge

Rolling lift type removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #283983

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Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Gallants Channel on Norfolk Southern RR
Location
Beaufort, Carteret County, North Carolina
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1917
Railroads
- Beaufort & Morehead Railroad (BMH)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.72204, -76.66948   (decimal degrees)
34°43'19" N, 76°40'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/347136/3843487 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beaufort
Inventory number
BH 61034 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 8, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 21, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

NS - Gallants Channel Bridge
Posted May 22, 2014, by Luke Harden (lukemh9 [at] gmail [dot] com)

AND here we have confirmation that Douglas has the right position: http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-SuSk0RlM3zQ/UQgu1IsZz-I/AAAAAAAAo5...

NS - Gallants Channel Bridge
Posted May 22, 2014, by Luke Harden (lukemh9 [at] gmail [dot] com)

There are what appear to be old bridge piers due south of the Beaufort Channel Bridge.

NS - Gallants Channel Bridge
Posted May 22, 2014, by Patrick Feller (nakrnsm [at] aol [dot] com)

This bridge is shown at the same location as the previously listed and soon to be replaced Beaufort Channel Bridge.