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SOU - Cahaba River Bridge

Map 

Description 

Tall piers still stand in the Cahaba River nearly a century after abandonment.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Cahaba River on Spur of SOU RR (abandoned)
Location
Bibb County, Alabama
Status
Demolished, but two piers remain
History
Built c. 1890s, lost c. 1930
Railroad
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.16874, -87.03018   (decimal degrees)
33°10'07" N, 87°01'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/497186/3669994 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Halfmile Shoals
Inventory number
BH 63036 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Alabama (972)
Bibb County, Alabama (8)
Cahaba River (17)
Lost (25,318)
Railroad (15,697)
Southern Railway (369)

Update Log 

  • September 18, 2014: Added by Zachary S

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