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CSX - Cedar Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking South

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in July 2017

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BH Photo #399973

Map 

Description 

Current bridge is a deck plate girder. Given the distance between the previous piers it is likely the previous bridge here was composed of three trusses.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Cedar Creek on CSX RR
Location
Franklin County, North Carolina
Status
open to traffic
History
Built 1839
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Raleigh & Gaston Railroad
- Seaboard Air Line Railway (SAL)
- Seaboard Coast Line Railroad (SCL)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 528.0 ft.
Also called
SBD - Cedar Creek Bridge
SCL - Cedar Creek Bridge
SAL - Cedar Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.07935, -78.46651   (decimal degrees)
36°04'46" N, 78°27'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/728131/3995721 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Franklinton
Inventory number
BH 68589 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 15, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 15, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added categories "Stone piers", "Steel Trestle", "Tall Bridges" Description
  • August 2, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

CSX - Cedar Creek Bridge
Posted December 26, 2020, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Wow... Very encouraging that you get such excellent video from an inexpensive drone! My brother uses them in his production company, but those cost 3K apiece!

CSX - Cedar Creek Bridge
Posted December 26, 2020, by Rhyne Timberlake (rtimberlake3290 [at] me [dot] com)

This was shot on a DJI Mavic Mini!

Cedar Creek CSX Transportaion Bridge
Posted December 1, 2020, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Nice video! Looking at drones and wondering what make and model you used? Thanks again for sharing this!

Cedar Creek CSX Transportaion Bridge
Posted December 1, 2020, by Rhyne Timberlake (rtimberlake3290 [at] me [dot] com)