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US421 Cape Fear River Bridge (Old)

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US 421 Bridge (Old)

Replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in May 2014

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BH Photo #314327

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Cape Fear River on US Highway 421
Location
Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina
Status
Superstructure replaced
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
Steel Bridge
State Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.24145, -77.95748   (decimal degrees)
34°14'29" N, 77°57'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/227613/3792885 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wilmington
Inventory number
BH 65621 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,032)
Deck girder (4,860)
Deck truss (1,564)
Girder (8,714)
Lost (20,237)
Movable (2,778)
New Hanover County, North Carolina (20)
North Carolina (886)
Owned by city (4,754)
Plate girder (6,659)
Superstructure replaced (51)
Truss (30,159)
US 421 (20)
Warren deck truss (565)
Warren truss (5,972)
Wilmington, North Carolina (11)

Update Log 

  • January 22, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

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