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NS - Lake Norman Bridge

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N&W 611 at Catawba Bridge, NC

Norfolk & Western 611 leads an excursion train over Lake Niorman and the Catawba River at Catawba, NC in April 2016

Big Jim Video Productions, https://www.youtube.com/bigjim4life

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Lake Norman/Catawba River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Catawba County, North Carolina, and Iredell County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
3 Through truss spans, seven deck girder spans on east approach
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.71244, -81.06323   (decimal degrees)
35°42'45" N, 81°03'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/494281/3952056 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71111 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 16, 2017: New video from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • February 24, 2016: New Street View added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV