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Mud Island Monorail

Photos 

Photo taken by Tricia J.

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #255658

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over N Riverside Dr; Wolf River Lagoon on Mud Island Monorail/Pedestrian Walkway
Location
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
Status
Open to monorail traffic below and pedestrian traffic above.
History
Built 1981
Railroads
- Memphis Suspension Railway
- Monorail
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Total length: 1,700.0 ft.
Also called
Memphis Suspension Railway Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.14883, -90.05621   (decimal degrees)
35°08'56" N, 90°03'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/768178/3893516 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Northwest Memphis
Inventory number
BH 52059 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • June 6, 2013: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • March 5, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "Monorail"
  • April 15, 2012: New Street View added by Ben Tate
  • April 14, 2012: Added by Ben Tate

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net