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SOU - Battle Creek Bridge

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Overview
Bridge over Battle Creek on Southern Railway
Location
South Pittsburg, Marion County, Tennessee
Status
Collapsed
History
Collapsed 1907 while under construction killing at least 3 men and injuring several others.
Railroad
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.01896, -85.69447   (decimal degrees)
35°01'08" N, 85°41'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/619108/3875924 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Pittsburg
Inventory number
BH 58222 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 30, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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SOU - Battle Creek Bridge
Posted December 24, 2020, by Cbalducc (cbalducc [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This is a remnant of an unfinished Southern Railway line between Chattanooga and Stevenson, Alabama. It never saw train service.