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CSX - Hiwassee River Bridge

Photos 

Wide view from north shore, looking east (upriver)

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in March 2013

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BH Photo #255287

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Hiwassee River on CSX Railroad
Location
Polk County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.21304, -84.66177   (decimal degrees)
35°12'47" N, 84°39'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/712832/3899173 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Benton
Inventory number
BH 54280 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 3, 2013: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • November 4, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "CSX Railroad", "Riveted", "Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com