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CSX - Rantowles Creek Bridge

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ACL - Rantowles Creek Bridge

Rantowles SC

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #283652

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Overview
Girder bridge over Rantowles Creek on Atlantic Coast Line Railroad
Location
Rantowles, Charleston County, South Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925;
Builder
- Waddell & Harrington of Kansas City, Missouri
Railroads
- Atlantic Coast Line Railroad (ACL)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Seaboard Coast Line Railroad (SCL)
- Seaboard System Railroad (SBD)
Design
Girder vertical lift
Also called
SBD - Rantowles Creek Bridge
SCL - Rantowles Creek Bridge
ACL - Rantowles Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.78671, -80.13018   (decimal degrees)
32°47'12" N, 80°07'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/581451/3627976 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ravenel
Inventory number
BH 60995 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • December 2, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 19, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Atlantic Coast Line Railroad", "Railroad", "Navigable waterway"
  • May 17, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke

Comments 

CSX - Rantowles Creek Bridge
Posted June 11, 2017, by jim (angelmollyaddy [at] gmail [dot] com)

here is a recent picture of the bridge-- I was out for a kayak and took the picture