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Northwest Boulevard Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge

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Northwest Blvd Norfolk and Western Railway Bridge pano1

Looking NE

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in June 2015

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BH Photo #330502

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Description 

Dimensions and skew are estimates

Facts 

Overview
1928 Deck plate girder bridge over Northwest Blvd on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
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: 157.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Skew angle
40 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.11122, -80.23741   (decimal degrees)
36°06'40" N, 80°14'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/568634/3996553 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winston-Salem East
Inventory number
BH 68123 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 25, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • June 21, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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