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Norfolk Southern McGee Street Overpass

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Norfolk Southern McGee Street Overpass

Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in March 2015

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BH Photo #321824

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Description 

Skew and dimensions estimate from Google Earth. Width ranges from 44 to 51 feet. NBI numbers are erroneous. Best guess on bridge date would be ca. 1925.

Facts 

Overview
ca. 1925 Pony plate girder with flooring system
Location
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- North Carolina Railroad Co. (NCRR)
Design
Steel stringer-Pony plate girder with flooring system
Dimensions
Total length: 118.0 ft.
Deck width: 51.0 ft.
Skew angle
15 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.06788, -79.78998   (decimal degrees)
36°04'04" N, 79°47'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/608964/3992154 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greensboro
Inventory numbers
000000000811005
BH 66662 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • April 7, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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