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NS - 7th Street Overpass

Photos 

Looking East

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in June 2015

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BH Photo #330126

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates. This crossing includes 2 bridges. The West bridge is without track.

Facts 

Overview
1928 Deck plate girder bridge over 7th Street on NSRR
Location
Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina
History
Built 1928
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 55.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.10278, -80.23936   (decimal degrees)
36°06'10" N, 80°14'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/568466/3995616 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winston-Salem East
Inventory number
BH 68110 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • June 20, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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