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Cooper-Young Trestle

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Photo taken by Nick

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

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BH Photo #347726

Map 

Street View 

Video 

Memphis, Tennessee Cooper Young neigborhood South Cooper Street railroad bridge 1

Video uploaded by BaronWrightBurke, posted by Kim Harvey

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Aband Csx Rr/ S. Cooper on Csx Rr 438061e
Location
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1930; Abandoned ?; Sculpture by Jill Turman installed 2000
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 80.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.12444, -89.99083   (decimal degrees)
35°07'28" N, 89°59'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/227453/3890938 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southeast Memphis
Inventory numbers
TN 790B8740005 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 58454 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
7,450

Update Log 

  • August 21, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 30, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added common name + image
  • October 16, 2013: Added by Kim Harvey