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Yadkin River Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge

Photos 

Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in December 2015

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BH Photo #348347

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Yadkin River on NSRR
Location
Forsyth County, North Carolina, and Davie County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Warren deck truss with all verticals-Approaches include closed spandrel stone arches, closed spandrel concrete arches and steel stringers
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 132.0 ft.
Total length: 1,031.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.97461, -80.40007   (decimal degrees)
35°58'29" N, 80°24'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/554087/3981298 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Advance
Inventory number
BH 70302 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 13, 2016: New photo from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • February 4, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • December 20, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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