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Norfolk Southern Railway

Reporting mark: NS
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NS - Genung Street Overpass (Orange County, New York)
Girder bridge over Genung Street on Middletown & N J
Open to traffic

NS - Gervais Street Overpass (Richland County, South Carolina)
Built 1956
Steel stringer bridge over Gervais Street on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Gilbert Creek Tunnel (Mingo County, West Virginia)
Railroad Tunnel on Railroad (NS)
Open to traffic

NS - Goodwins Chapel Road Overpass (Mercer County, West Virginia)
Built 1970
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Goodwins Chapel Road/East River on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Grand River Bridge (Carroll County, Missouri)
Built 1916;
Deck plate girder bridge over Grand River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Grand River Bridge (Ingham County, Michigan)
Built 1918?
Steel stringer bridge over Grand River on Jackson and Lansing Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Grand River Swing Bridge (Kent County, Michigan)
Built 1901-1903 by American Bridge Co. and Detroit Bridge and Iron Works, northernmost span replaced 1908, southernmost span replaced 1922
Pratt through truss bridge over Grand River on Norfolk Southern RR (formerly Pere Marquette RR)
Open to traffic

NS - Grand River Trestle (Lake County, Ohio)
Built 1905
Steel trestle over Grand River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Granville Bridge (Mifflin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1905 by the Pennsylvania Railroad
Eight-span stone arch bridge over the Juniata River on the Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Gregson Street Guillotine (Durham County, North Carolina)
Built 1940
Steel stringer bridge over NC-1327 (Gregson Street) on Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Griggs Road Overpass (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Adbuntments etc. rebuilt around 2010 ?
Bridge over Griggs Rd. on Norfolk Southern RR
Open to traffic

NS - Grimm Road Overpass (Woodford County, Illinois)
Built 1888
Stone arch bridge over CR 1550 E (Grimm Rd) on Norfolk Southern RR
Open to traffic

NS - Gulf Fork Big Creek Bridge (Cocke County, Tennessee)
Warren through truss bridge over Gulf Fork Big Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Gut Road Overpass (York County, Pennsylvania)
Arch bridge over York Street (Gut Road) on Norfolk Southern Railway
Unknown status

NS - H.F. Lee Steam Plant Bridge (Wayne County, North Carolina)
Through truss bridge over Neuse River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Appears to still carry occasional private vehicle traffic.

NS - Hanna Tunnel (Harrison County, Ohio)
Originally built for the Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Ry. expansion into Pittsburgh
Tunnel on Norfolk Southern Railway (former Norfolk & Western Railway)
Open to traffic

NS - Hannibal Bridge (Marion County, Missouri)
Built 1993
Vertical-lift through truss bridge over the Mississippi River on the Norfolk Southern Railroad at Hannibal
Open to railroad traffic

NS - Hannibal Tunnel (Marion County, Missouri)
Built 1871
Tunnel on the Norfolk Southern Railroad just west of the Hannibal Railroad Bridge in Hannibal
Open to railroad traffic

NS - Harpursville Trestle (Broome County, New York)
Deck plate girder bridge over Wylie Brook & NY 235 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Harrisburg Susquehanna River Bridge (Dauphin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1924, later lengthened with additional spans
Bridge over Susquehanna River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Harrison Avenue Overpass (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Harrison Avenue on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

NS - Hatchett Creek Trestle (Coosa County, Alabama)
Built ca. 1924
Deck plate girder bridge over Hatchett Creek
Open to traffic

NS - Haw River Bridge (Alamance County, North Carolina)
The brick abutments were built between 1851 and 1853
Deck plate girder bridge over Haw River on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Hawksbill Creek Bridge (Page County, Virginia)
Built 1932
Deck truss bridge over Business US 340 & Hawksbill Creek on Norfolk Southern Railroad in Luray
Open to traffic

NS - Heaton Road Overpass (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1890
Stone arch bridge over Heaton Road on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Heiskell Avenue Overpass (Knox County, Tennessee)
Built 1940
Deck arch bridge over Heiskell Avenue on NS
Open to traffic

NS - Herndon Viaduct (Wyoming County, West Virginia)
Built ca. 1907 for the Virginian Railway
Deck plate girder bridge over VA 10 & Gooney Otter Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Highland Bridge Road Overpass (Pickens County, South Carolina)
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Highland Bridge Road on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Holston River Bridge (Sullivan County, Tennessee)
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Holston River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Huntington District Overpass (Wabash County, Indiana)
This bridge has been a headache for the railroads with it's low clearance. Collisions have occured when tall rail cars hit the bridge in the past. Both rail lines busy and have a connection here.
Deck girder bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway (ex- New York Central, Penn Central, Conrail) Marion Branch on Norfolk Southern Railway (ex- Norfolk and Western Railway, Wabash Railroad) Huntington District in Wabash
Open to traffic

NS - Huron River Bridge (Washtenaw County, Michigan)
Deck plate girder bridge over Huron River on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - I-55 Overpass (Sangamon County, Illinois)
Built 1962
Pony/through girder bridge over I-55 on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to rail traffic

NS - I-65 Overpass (Tippecanoe County, Indiana)
Built 1969. Used daily by over 20 trains a day on this former Wabash Railroad line.
Deck plate girder bridge over I-65 on Norfolk Southern Railway(nee Norfolk and Western Railway, Wabash Railroad)
Open to traffic

NS - I-70 Overpass (St. Charles County, Missouri)
Concrete and steel stringer bridge over Interstate 70 / U. S. Highway 40 on the Norfolk Southern Railroad in Wentzville
Open to one track of railroad traffic

NS - I-72 Overpass (Morgan County, Illinois)
Built 1975
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Interstate 72 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - IA202 Overpass (Appanoose County, Iowa)
Grade separation started 1936, completed 1937; demolished account of line abandonment ca. 1996
Lost Steel stringer bridge over IA Hwy. 202
Demolished

NS - IL121 Overpass (Macon County, Illinois)
Built 1943
Pony plate girder bridge over IL 121 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Indian Creek Bridge (Monroe County, Missouri)
Bridge over Indian Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Indian Creek Tributary Bridge (Monroe County, Missouri)
Bridge over Tributary of Indian Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Indiana Harbor Canal Bridge (Lake County, Indiana)
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Indiana Harbor Canal on Norfolk Southern Railroad (formerly Pennsylvania RR)
Open to traffic

NS - Iron Curtain Bridge (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Built 1947
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Cuyahoga River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Iron Curtain Bridge (Old) (Cuyahoga County, Ohio)
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Iron Curtian Conrail Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

NS - Jackson Street Overpass (Chautauqua County, New York)
Deck plate girder bridge over Jackson Street on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Jacobs Fork Bridge (McDowell County, West Virginia)
Built 1890
Double-intersection Warren pony truss bridge over Jacobs Fork & CR 9 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - James River Bridge (Richmond, Virginia)
Through truss bridge over James River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - James River Trestle (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Built 1911
Deck plate girder bridge over James River on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Jefferson Street Overpass (Warren County, New Jersey)
Bridge over Jefferson Street on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Abandoned

NS - Jenkins Run Bridge (Lawrence County, Pennsylvania)
Stone arch bridge over Jenkins Run & Halltown Road on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Jennings Station Road Bridge (St. Louis County, Missouri)
Replacement bridge for original bridge #660, first erected in 1895
Girder bridge over Jennings Station Rd. on Wabash, later N&W, now NS Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Jeremy's Run Trestle (Page County, Virginia)
Deck plate girder bridge over Jeremy's Run and Vaughn Summit Road on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - JM Drawbridge (Ashtabula County, Ohio)
Built in 1911 This bascule bridge was also built by the New York Central Line Railroad
Bridge over Ashtabula River on Norfolk Southern and CSX Railroad
Still operatable in service

NS - Jones Creek Arch Bridge (Somerset County, Maryland)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Jones Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Jordan Creek Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Iron Bridge Road & Jordan Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Judy Creek Arch (Madison County, Illinois)
small tunnel visible from MCT Nickle Plate Trail
Tunnel under Judy Creek on abandoned Norfolk Southern Railway
Closed to all traffic

NS - Junction Avenue Bridge (Lake County, Indiana)
Built 1910
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Junction Avenue on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Juniata River Bridge (Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania)
Stone arch bridge over Juniata River on Norfolk Southern (former PRR)
Open to traffic

NS - Junior Avenue Overpass (Page County, Virginia)
Built 1932
Concrete arch bridge over Junior Avenue/Route 683 on Norfolk Southern Railroad in Shenandoah
Open to traffic

NS - Kalamazoo River Bridge (Allegan County, Michigan)
Pratt pony truss bridge over Kalamazoo River on Norfolk Southern RR
Open to traffic

NS - Kanawha Canal Bridge (Richmond, Virginia)
Built by Southern Railway 1929, gears removed and bridge welded into place 1982
Pony plate girder bridge over Kanawah Canal connecting James River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Kanawha River Bridge (Fayette County, West Virginia)
Warren through truss bridge over Kanawha River on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Kankakee River Bridge (Kankakee County, Illinois)
Built 1960
Girder bridge over US 45-52 & Kankakee River on NS RR
Open to traffic

NS - Kankakee River Bridge (Newton County, Indiana)
Built 1909
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Kankakee River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Kauffman Road West Overpass (Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1906
Concrete arch railroad bridge over PA 2016
Open to traffic

NS - Keeney Creek Bridge (Ray County, Missouri)
Original bridge at this location built 1868; rebuilt 1906 with this bridge
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Keeney Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to rail traffic

NS - Kelly Avenue Overpass (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Built? Extended 1914
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Kelly Avenue on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Kimmetts Lock Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Deck plate girder bridge over Creek on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Kings Creek Arch Bridge (Somerset County, Maryland)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Kings Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Lafontaine Avenue Overpass (Wabash County, Indiana)
Railroad is part of the NS Marion Branch running from Elkhart to Anderson, Indiana. Located on start of big climb out of Wabash River valley for Southbound trains. Built on new alignment, as old was just East of this location.
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Lafontaine Avenue near Bailey Road and Waterworks Road intersection on Norfolk Southern Railway(nee Conrail, Penn Central, New York Central, Big Four Railroads)
Open to traffic

NS - Lagro Creek Bridge (Wabash County, Indiana)
Once carried the famous "Wabash Cannonball" passenger train on this rail route between Detroit/Toledo and St. Louis/Kansas City. Today heavily utilized by NS.
Concrete deck girder bridge over Lagro Creek and Canal Street on Norfolk Southern Railway(nee Norfolk and Western Railway, Wabash Railroad)
Open to traffic

NS - Lake Avenue Overpass (Chautauqua County, New York)
Built 1943
Concrete arch bridge over CR 10 on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Lake Decatur Bridge (Macon County, Illinois)
Built 1907; Renewed 1943 (per Wabash RR documents)
Closed-spandrel concrete arch bridge over Lake Decatur on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to rail traffic

NS - Lake Hartwell Bridge (Oconee County, South Carolina)
Bridge over Seneca River/Lake Hartwell on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Lake Norman Bridge (Catawba County, North Carolina)
Through truss bridge over Lake Norman/Catawba River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Lake Pontchartrain Trestle (St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana)
Originally built 1884. several upgrades have been made since
Bascule bridge over Lake Pontchartrain on Norfolk Southern Railway (former Southern Railway)
Open to traffic

NS - Landis Ridge Tunnel (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1853-1857; Alterations 1911
Tunnel under Landis Ridge on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Lapatcong Creek Bridge (Warren County, New Jersey)
Built 1913;
Deck plate girder bridge over Lapatcong Creek on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Laurel Branch Bridge (Morgan County, Tennessee)
This new closed spandrel arch bridge, replaced a wood timber structure built by the railroad in the early 1900's
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Laurel Branch on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Leeds Trestle (Jefferson County, Alabama)
Built for Central of Georgia Rwy; replaced by a prefabricated concrete bridge in 2005
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Norfolk Southern RR on Norfolk Southern RR
Replaced by a new bridge

NS - Lehigh Canal Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Through truss bridge over Lehigh Canal on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Lehigh River Bridge (Northampton County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1897; Two trusses (One deck, one through) lost to flooding 1902; Pinned Pratt through truss Built Late 1902: Rveted Warren Deck Truss Built 1903
Through truss bridge over Lehigh Rive & 3rd Street on Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Lightfoot Mill Road Overpass (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Built 1930
Deck plate girder bridge over Lightfoot Mill Rd on NS
Open to traffic

NS - Lincoln Highway Overpass (Richland County, Ohio)
Built 1941
Pony plate girder bridge over West 4th Street on Norfolk Southern Railway


NS - Lincoln Way Overpass (Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1912
NS/CSXT Bridge over Lincoln Way E (Westbound US 30)
Open to traffic

NS - Little Beaver Creek Bridge (Beaver County, Pennsylvania)
Parker through truss bridge over Little Beaver Creek on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Little Conemaugh River Bridge #2 (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1906 by the Cambria Steel Company
Through truss bridge over Little Conemaugh River on Norfolk Souther main line in Johnstown
Open to traffic

NS - Little Conemaugh River Bridge #3 (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Built by the PRR
Stone arch bridge over Old Route 53 (Tunnel Street) and Little Conemaugh River on Norfolk Southern RR
Open to traffic

NS - Little River Bridge (Wayne County, North Carolina)
Deck plate girder bridge over Little River on Norfolk Southern Railway


NS - Little River Bridge (Blount County, Tennessee)
Built 1900 by the Edge Moor Bridge Works
Pratt through truss bridge over Little River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Little Scioto River Bridge (Scioto County, Ohio)
Warren through truss bridge over Little Scioto River on Norfolk Southern Railway at Sciotoville, next to US 52
Open to traffic

NS - Little Wildcat Creek Bridge (Howard County, Indiana)
This unique structure was rare as it not only had a creek it crossed, but an Interurban line as well(Indiana Railroad, Frankfort and Kokomo Traction, others). Was supposedly upgraded sometime in the 1980's for future traffic.
Bridge over Little Wildcat Creek and also formerly Interurban crossed underneath as well. on Norfolk Southern Railway (nee N&W, Nickel Plate Road, Toledo St. Louis and Western aka Cloverleaf, other) in West Middleton
Closed to all traffic

NS - Lizzard Creek Bridge (Piatt County, Illinois)
Northbound span erected 1902; southbound span erected 1913. Portion of southbound span dismantled 1987.
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Lizzard Creek on Wabash, later N&W, later NS, Railroad
Open to rail traffic

NS - London Bridge Creek Bridge (Virginia Beach, Virginia)
Timber stringer bridge over London Bridge Creek


NS - Longview Road Overpass (Bypassed) (Montgomery County, Pennsylvania)
Believe road was moved due to the coming of the PECO Limerick Generation Station
Concrete arch bridge over Abandoned Longview Road on NS (Formerly Reading RR)
Open to pedestrians

NS - Lookout Creek Bridge (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Built by SOU in c. 1907
Deck plate girder bridge over Lookout Creek on NS
Open to traffic

NS - Lookout Mountain Tunnel (Hamilton County, Tennessee)
Built 1907 for SOU
Tunnel on NS
Open to traffic

NS - Loudon Bridge (Loudon County, Tennessee)
Through truss bridge over Watts Bar Lake (Tennessee River) on Norfolk Southern Railway in Loudon
Open to traffic

NS - Love's Creek Road Overpass (Knox County, Tennessee)
Built 1915
Closed spandrel concrete arch bridge under Norfolk-Southern Railroad on Loves Creek Road in Knoxville


NS - Lower Shellpot Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1888
Pratt through truss bridge over Christina River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Lusters Gate Road Overpass (Montgomery County, Virginia)
Built 1906
Concrete arch bridge over Route 723 on NS Railroad
Open to traffic

NS - Mackey's Creek Bridge (Washington County, North Carolina)
Built 1910; Removed ca. 1987
Bridge over Mackeys Creek (Formerly known as Kendrick's Creek) on Norfolk Southern Railway
Removed