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Norfolk Southern Railway

Reporting mark: NS
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"Eight Track" Bascule Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1909
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Sanitary & Ship Canal on Chicago & Northern Pacific
Open to traffic

4th Street Norfolk and Western Railway Bridge (Forsyth County, North Carolina)
1928 Deck plate girder bridge over 4th St on NWRR/NSRR


5th Avenue Tunnel (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Built 1907
Tunnel under the railroad tracks on 5th Avenue in Birmingham
Open to traffic

5th Street Bridge (St. Clair County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1899
Lost Wooden bridge over N. 5th Street on the NS Railroad in Belleville
Replaced by a concrete bridge

5th Street Norfolk And Western Railway Bridge (Forsyth County, North Carolina)
Built 1923
1923 Deck plate girder bridge over 5th Street on NWRR/NSRR


5th Street Southern Railway Bridge (Forsyth County, North Carolina)
1928 Pony/through plate girder bridge over 5th St on SOURR/NSRR
Open to traffic

6th Street Southern Railway Bridge (Mecklenburg County, North Carolina)
Abandoned concrete tee beam bridge over 6th Street on SOURR
Derelict/abandoned

Abandoned NS - Kickapoo Creek Bridge (McLean County, Illinois)
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Kickapoo Creek on Abandoned Norfolk Southern Railway
Derelict/abandoned

Abandoned NS - Rockhouse Creek Bridge (McDowell County, North Carolina)
Timber stringer bridge over Rockhouse Creek on Abandoned Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to pedestrians only

Abandoned NS - Wateree River Bridge (Richland County, South Carolina)
Bridge over Wateree River
Abandoned

Abandoned NS - Youngs Fork Muddy River Branch Bridge (McDowell County, North Carolina)
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Tributary of Youngs Fork Muddy River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Derelict/abandoned

Abandoned NYC - Cuyahoga River Lift Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1953
Through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Railroads (NS)
Derelict/abandoned

Abbotts Creek Norfolk Southern Bridge (Davidson County, North Carolina)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Abbotts Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Amtrak - Gunpowder River Bridge (Baltimore County, Maryland)
Built 1912-13 one track at a time to replace wooden pile trestle
Girder bridge over Gunpowder River on Amtrak RR
Open to rail traffic, draw mechanism removed

Amtrak - North Broad Street Arch Overpass (Union County, New Jersey)
Stone arch bridge over North Broad Street on Railroad
Open to traffic

APNC - North 8th Street Overpass (Monroe County, Iowa)
Built 1915; ballasted timber deck added 1942; Replaced 1998
Lost Pony/through girder bridge over N. 8th St. on Wabash, later N&W, later NS, now APNC Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

APNC/BNSF Overpass (Monroe County, Iowa)
Build 1924, Replaced 2012
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Railroad (BNSF) on Railroad (APNC)
Replaced by a new bridge

Appalachia Railroad Bridge (Wise County, Virginia)
Warren through truss bridge over Powell River, North Fork in Appalachia, VA
Open to traffic

Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Overpass (Suffolk, Virginia)
Built 1911
Pony/through plate girder bridge over CSXTRR on ACLRR
Intact but closed to all traffic

Attica Railroad Bridge (Fountain County, Indiana)
Original bridge at this location built 1880; replaced by new bridge at an unknown date
Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on Norfolk Southern Railway at Attica
Replaced by new bridge

B&O Penn Central Railroad Bridge (Baltimore, Maryland)
Built ca. 1885
Whipple through truss bridge over Norfolk Southern Railroad on CSX Transportation (nee B&O)
Open to traffic

Back Creek Norfolk Southern Bridge (Alamance County, North Carolina)
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Back Creek on NSRR/NCRR
Open to traffic

Banister River Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Halifax County, Virginia)
Built 1926
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Banister River on NSRR


Bear Creek Union Pacific Railroad Bridge (Chatham County, North Carolina)
Built 1943
Deck plate girder bridge over Bear Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Beaumont Road Bridge (Roanoke County, Virginia)
Built 1941
Slab bridge over Beaumont Road (VA Secondary Route 621) on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Beaver Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Henry County, Virginia)
Deck plate girder bridge over Beaver Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Beaver Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Campbell County, Virginia)
Built 1907
Deck plate girder bridge over Beaver Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Beaver Creek Railroad Bridge (Jefferson County, Tennessee)
Stone arch bridge over Beaver Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Beaverdam Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Bedford County, Virginia)
Deck plate girder bridge over Beaverdam Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Bedford Avenue Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Campbell County, Virginia)
Steel stringer bridge over Bedford Ave on NSRR
Open to traffic

Benson Road Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Wake County, North Carolina)
Built 1941
Deck plate girder bridge over Benson Rd on NSRR


Betsy Ross Bridge (Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1973
Truss bridge on NJ 90 over Delaware River, Richmond Street, River Road, Hedley Street
Open to traffic

Big Four Tunnel # 2 (McDowell County, West Virginia)
Tunnel for Norfolk Southern Railroad, Pocahontas Division
Open to traffic

Big Otter River Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (N) (Bedford County, Virginia)
Deck plate girder bridge over Big Otter River on NSRR
Open to traffic

Big Otter River Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (S) (Campbell County, Virginia)
Deck plate girder bridge over Big Otter River on NSRR
Open to traffic

Big Sandy Tunnel (McDowell County, West Virginia)
Tunnel for Norfolk Southern Railroad, Pocahontas Division
Open to traffic

Big Sandy Tunnel #1 (Mingo County, West Virginia)
Tunnel for Norfolk Southern Railroad, Kenova Subdivision
Open to traffic

Big Sandy Tunnel #2 (Mingo County, West Virginia)
Abandoned tunnel for Norfolk Southern Railroad, Kenova Subdivision
Derelict/abandoned

Big Sandy Tunnel #3 (Wayne County, West Virginia)
Tunnel for Norfolk Southern Railroad, Kenova Subdivision
Open to traffic

Big Sandy Tunnel #5 (Wayne County, West Virginia)
Tunnel for Norfolk Southern Railroad, Kenova Subdivision
Open to traffic

Big SandyTunnel #4 (Wayne County, West Virginia)
Tunnel on Norfolk Southern Railway in Crum
Open to traffic

Blackberry Crossing (York County, Pennsylvania)
Bridge over Codorus Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Blackwater Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Lynchburg, Virginia)
ca1910
Deck plate girder bridge over Blackwater Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Blanchet Road Bridge (Grant County, Kentucky)
Built 1917
Girder bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on Blanchet Road
Open to traffic

Blanchet Road Bridge (Grant County, Kentucky)
Built 1930
Steel stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on Blanchet Road
Open to traffic

Bloomer Line - Indian Creek Bridge (Livingston County, Illinois)
Original 52' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1880; rebuilt 1928 with this bridge
Timber stringer bridge over Indian Creek on Wabash, later N&W, later NS, now Bloomer Line Railroad
Open to rail traffic

Bloomer Line - Unnamed Ditch Bridge (Ford County, Illinois)
Original 12' pile trestle bridge at this location built 1880; rebuilt 1932 with this bridge
Steel stringer bridge over Unknown ditch on Wabash, later N&W, later NS, now Bloomer Line Railroad
Open to rail traffic

BMH - Gallants Channel Bridge (Carteret County, North Carolina)
Built 1917
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Gallants Channel on Norfolk Southern RR
Removed but not replaced

BNSF - Canal Street Lift Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1915
Pratt through truss bridge over South Branch of Chicago River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Des Moines River Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Built 1964
Warren through truss bridge over Des Moines River on BNSF Railway
Open to traffic

BNSF - Mud Creek Bridge (Polk County, Iowa)
Bridge built during a line relocation project thru Runnells, as part of the Lake Red Rock Dam project
Pony Plate Girder Bridge over Mud Creek on Railroad
Open to rail traffic

BNSF - White Breast Creek Bridge (Marion County, Iowa)
Warren through truss bridge over White Breast Creek on Railroad
Open to traffic

BNSF/NS - Crossover Culvert (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Concrete culvert bridge over Village Creek on BNSF/NS Crossover
Open to traffic

Bold Branch Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Bedford County, Virginia)
Built 1907
Deck plate girder bridge over Bold Branch on NSRR
Open to traffic

Brake Branch Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Montgomery County, Virginia)
Built 1910
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Brake Branch on NSRR
Open to traffic

Brandywine Avenue New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway Bridge (Broome County, New York)
Built 1930
Slab bridge over Brandywine Ave on NYSW/ NSRR
Open to traffic

Brandywine Avenue Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Broome County, New York)
built 1930
Slab bridge over Brandywine Ave on NSRR
Open to traffic

Bridge Street Overpass (Scott County, Kentucky)
Built 1930
Steel stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on Bridge Street
Open to traffic

Broad River Railroad Bridge (Fairfield County, South Carolina)
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Broad River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Broadway Viaduct (Knox County, Tennessee)
Built 1927
Concrete tee bridge over Norfolk Southern railroad tracks on U.S. 11, U.S. 70, U.S. 441, State Highway 33 in downtown Knoxville
Functionally obsolete, but open to traffic

Broken Sword Creek Railroad Bridge (Crawford County, Ohio)
Warren deck truss with alternating verticals bridge over Broken Sword creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Byberry Road Bridge (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1890
Stone arch bridge over Byberry Road on Norfolk Southern Railway in Upper Moreland Township
Open to traffic

Calhoun County Historic Bridge Park Bridge #5 - Dixon's Bridge (Calhoun County, Michigan)
Built 1891
Stone arch bridge over Dickinson Creek on the Norfolk Southern/Amtrak Railroad
Open to traffic

Callicoon Creek Erie Railroad Bridge (Sullivan County, New York)
Built 1934
Deck plate girder bridge over Callicoon Creek, Mountain View Drive, Viaduct Road on Viaduct Road
Open to traffic

Capitol Boulevard Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Wake County, North Carolina)
1956 Pony plate girder on NSRR crosses Capitol Blvd
Open to traffic

Catawba River Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Gaston County, North Carolina)
Built 1916
Deck plate girder bridge over Catawba River on NSRR
Open to traffic

CERA - Lawn/Green Run Bridge (Howard County, Indiana)
Built over small ditch, but since 1950's has also had the Kokomo Reservoir litteraly at it's feet after Wildcat Creek was dammed.
Timber stringer bridge over Grass Run or Lawn Run on Central Railroad of Indianapolis(nee Norfolk Southern, Norfolk and Western, Nickel Plate Road, Toledo St. Louis and Western aka Cloverleaf Route, others)
Open to traffic

CERA - Markland Avenue Overpass (Howard County, Indiana)
Single lane underpass with low clearance that was often hit by trucks causing misalignment. City of Kokomo tried for years to get Norfolk Southern(during their ownership) to put at grade crosssing. Central Railroad finally allowed city to remove.
Lost Bridge over Markland Avenue on Currently removed, formerly Central Railroad of Indianapolis (nee Norfolk Southern, N&W, Nickel Plate Road, Toledo St. Louis and Western Cloverleaf) in Kokomo
Removed but not replaced

CFE - 3rd Street Overpass (Marshall County, Indiana)
Once hosted named passenger trains including the "Broadway Limited", later Amtrak, today only one track see action, and possible Fiber Optic Cable line graces other road bed.
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 3rd Street on Chicago Fort Wayne and Eastern Railroad via lease from CSX Transportation(nee Pennsylvania Railroad, Penn Central, Conrail, Norfolk Southern Railway)
Open to traffic

CFE - IN17 Overpass (Marshall County, Indiana)
Built 1902, formerly two tracks, currently only one side used. Line once hosted the famous PRR "Broadway Limited" passenger train, but after being downgraded and sold, then leased, today it only see's a minute amount of trains compared to it's heyday
Pony/through plate girder bridge over State Road 17 on Chicago Fort Wayne and Eastern Railroad via lease of CSX Transportation line(nee Pennsylvania Railroad, Penn Central, Conrail, Norfolk Southern Railway)
Open to traffic

CFE - Old US31 Overpass (Marshall County, Indiana)
Formerly double tracked, current only one track, and other road bed may be used by Fiber Optic Cable line. Formerly used by Amtrak as well.
Pony/through plate girder bridge over South Michigan Street aka Old US 31 on Chicago Fort Wayne and Eastern via lease from CSX Transportation(nee Pennsylvania Railroad, Penn Central, Conrail, Norfolk Southern Railway)
Open to traffic

CFE/NS - Yellow River Bridge (Marshall County, Indiana)
Formerly Two Tracks, once hosted Pennsy's "Broadway Limited" and later Amtrak, second road bed may be used by Fiber Optic Cable Line.
Pony truss bridge over Yellow River on Chicago Fort Wayne and Eastern Railroad via lease of CSX Transportation line(nee Pennsylvania Railroad, Penn Central, Conrail, Norfolk Southern Railway)
Open to traffic

CHAT - Columbia Railroad Bridge (Houston County, Alabama)
Built mid-1970s to replace swing span immediately downstream
Warren through truss with sub-panels bridge over Chattahoochee River on Chattahoochee Bay Railroad
Open to traffic

Cherry Grove Road Bridge (Grant County, Kentucky)
Built 1920
Steel stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on Cherry Grove Road
Open to traffic

Chew Rd. (TR 314) Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Richland County, Ohio)
Built 1910
Concrete stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on Chew Rd. (TR 314)
Open to traffic

Clark Street Bridge (Audrain County, Missouri)
Built 1995 by the Continental Bridge Co.
Modern pony truss bridge over the railroad tracks on Clark Street in Mexico
Open to traffic

Clinton Street Erie Lackawanna Railway Bridge (Broome County, New York)
Built 1936
Slab bridge over Clinton St on ELRR/NSRR


Clinton Street Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Broome County, New York)
Built 1936
Slab bridge over Clinton St on ELRR/NSRR
Open to traffic

CN - Noleman Street Overpass (Marion County, Illinois)
Built 1954
Steel stringer bridge over eastbound IL 161 - Noleman Street on Canadian National Railway (formerly Illinois Central) and BNSF Railway in Centralia
Open to traffic

CNTP - Cumberland River Bridge (Burnside) (Pulaski County, Kentucky)
Built ca. 1950 as a part of the Lake Cumberland project
Deck truss bridge over Cumberland River on Cincinnati Southern Railway and leased by Norfolk Southern
Open to traffic

CNTP - New River Viaduct (3rd) (Scott County, Tennessee)
Built 1908; Replaced by a new bridge and mostly removed 1963
Abandoned Pratt deck truss bridge over New River once carried Cincinnati, New Orleans and Texas Pacific Railway's Cincinnati Southern Railroad (later Norfolk Southern), before being bypassed
Abandoned

CNTP - New Tunnel 22 (Morgan County, Tennessee)
Built in 1963 as part of the tunnel bypass program which replaced tunnels 22, 23 and 24 with new 22 and new 24 and built the Emory River Bridge between the two new tunnels. It was placed in service Nov. 12, 1962.
Tunnels through mountain on Railroad, approximately 40 - 50 trains per 24 hour period
Open to traffic

CNTP - Rock Creek Bridge #1 (Morgan County, Tennessee)
Built in 1906 by the Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific Railroad in cooperation with the city of Cincinnati, Ohio
Deck girder bridge over Rock Creek on railroad
Open

CNYK - Lackawaxen River Bridge (Pike County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1894; altered 1907
Pratt deck truss bridge over Lackawaxen River on Norfolk Southern (formerly Erie Railway)
Open to traffic

Colebrook Road Overpass (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1901, closed and ordered removed 2003, demolished 2008
Girder bridge over Amtrak Railroad on Colebrook Road
Removed

College Avenue Bridge (Tazewell County, Virginia)
Built 1919
Concrete arch bridge over College Avenue on NS Railway
Unknown status

Commonwealth Railway Overpass (Suffolk, Virginia)
Built 1911
Pony/through plate girder bridge over CSXTRR on CWRY
Open to traffic

Cone Fabrics Pedestrian Bridge (Alamance County, North Carolina)
Abandoned steel stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern RR on Pedestrian walk
Derelict/abandoned

Conodoguinet Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Cumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Deck plate girder bridge over Conodoguinet Creek on NSRR
Open to traffic

Conrail Bridge (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1896
Stone arch bridge over PA 164 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Conrail Bridge (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1902
Stone arch bridge over PA 160 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Conrail Bridge (Blair County, Pennsylvania)
Stone arch bridge over PA 4005 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Conrail Bridge (Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1902; rehabilitated 1981; replaced 1992
Lost pony truss bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on PA 1014
Replaced by new bridge

Copeland Tunnel (Harrison County, Ohio)
Bypassed Tunnel on Norfolk Southern Railway (former Norfolk & Western Railway)
Closed to all traffic, bypassed

Corinth-Stringtown Road Bridge (Scott County, Kentucky)
Built 1940
Concrete tee beam bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on corinth-stringtown road
Open to traffic

Corunna Bridge (De Kalb County, Indiana)
Built 1918; rehabilitated 1978
Pony truss bridge over the Norfolk Southern Railway on IN 327 (Bridge Street) in Corunna
Removed and replaced.

Cotton Mill Trestle (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Built 1906
Deck plate girder bridge over Fishing Creek/Carroll Ave/NSRR on NSRR
Open to traffic

County Road 17 Railroad Bridge (De Kalb County, Indiana)
Built 1914
Steel stringer bridge over CR 17 on Norfolk Southern Railway Company
Open to traffic

Court Street Canadian Pacific Railway Bridge (Broome County, New York)
Built 1956
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Court Street on CPRR/NSRR
Open to traffic

Court Street Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (Broome County, New York)
Built 1955
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Court Street on NSRR
Open to traffic