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N&W - Little River Bridge

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Pratt through truss bridge over Little River on Norfolk & Western Railway
Location
Durham County, North Carolina
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1903
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 106.0 ft.
Total length: 340.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.08512, -78.85803   (decimal degrees)
36°05'06" N, 78°51'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/692856/3995513 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Northeast Durham
Inventory number
BH 59201 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 22, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Corrected design
  • March 24, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Moved to correct location and renamed with correct river-Little River not Cabin Branch creek
  • January 11, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added railroad info.
  • January 11, 2014: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Riveted", "Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com