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Norfolk and Western & Southen-Chapel Hill Street Overpass (W)

Photos 

W Chapel Hill Pano3

Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in February 2015

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BH Photo #317313

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over W Chapel Hill St on NSRR
Location
Duham, Durham County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1960
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- North Carolina Railroad Co. (NCRR)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 21.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Also called
NS-Chapel Hill Overpass (W)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.99699, -78.90627   (decimal degrees)
35°59'49" N, 78°54'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/688723/3985641 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southwest Durham
Inventory numbers
000000000063281
BH 66052 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 26, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • February 16, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com