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Red River Railroad Bridge

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L&N - Red River Bridge

The Tennessean: January 28 1966

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BH Photo #448339

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Description 

Built in 1935 to replace a wooden bridge built in 1859. Rebuilt in 1966 after a derailment.

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Red River on CSX Railroad
Location
Robertson County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (L&N; LN)
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 808.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.59168, -87.08717   (decimal degrees)
36°35'30" N, 87°05'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/492202/4049581 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Adams
Inventory number
BH 48214 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • February 22, 2011: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com