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Old Startex Bridge

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Old Startex Bridge

Picture taken from its replacement bridge upstream.

Photo taken by Michael Miller in May 2012

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BH Photo #262921

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Description 

Old truss bridge spanning the Middle Tyger River just below it's replacement bridge & mill dam. Located in the old textile town of Startex.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned truss bridge over Middle Tyger River
Location
Spartanburg County, South Carolina
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Abandoned when new adjacent bridge built in 1989.
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.92699, -82.09971   (decimal degrees)
34°55'37" N, 82°05'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/399558/3865497 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wellford
Inventory number
BH 57621 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 20, 2013: New photo from Michael Miller
  • August 23, 2013: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • August 15, 2013: Added by Michael Miller

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