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CSX - Congaree River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Joseph Hinson

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BH Photo #243720

Map 

Description 

Built by Seaboard Air Line

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Conagree River on Railroad
Location
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, and Lexington County, South Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Family Lines System (FL)
- Seaboard Air Line Railway (SAL)
- Seaboard Coast Line Railroad (SCL)
- Seaboard System Railroad (SBD)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
SAL - Congaree River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.97679, -81.04582   (decimal degrees)
33°58'36" N, 81°02'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/495767/3759583 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southwest Columbia
Inventory number
BH 52485 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 11, 2012: Photo imported by Joseph Hinson
  • November 28, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • May 15, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "CSX Railroad"

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Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

CSX Congaree River Railroad Bridge
Posted December 11, 2012, by Joseph Hinson (joethephotog [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Thanks for the comment, Clark!

CSX Congaree River Railroad Bridge
Posted December 11, 2012, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Some of these railfan pictures like this one are great! Not only do they show the esthetic value of bridges, but I'm starting to enjoy looking at the trains....