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GRYR - Yalobusha River Bridge

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IC Yalobusha River Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in June 2013

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #256956

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Yalobusha River on Grenada Railway (formerly Illinois Central Railroad)
Location
Grenada, Grenada County, Mississippi
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1942 by the Virginia Bridge Co.
Builder
- Virginia Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Railroads
- Grenada Railway (GRYR)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 139.0 ft.
Also called
IC - Yalobusha River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.78810, -89.79684   (decimal degrees)
33°47'17" N, 89°47'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/241038/3742177 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grenada
Inventory number
BH 56695 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 26, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • June 21, 2013: Updated by C Hanchey: Added categories "Illinois Central Railroad", "Grenada Railway", "Yalobusha River"

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