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West 3rd Street SCL Bridge

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Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in November 2015

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BH Photo #348216

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    Overview
    Deck plate girder bridge over W. 3rd St on SCLRR/CSXTRR
    Location
    Weldon, Halifax County, North Carolina
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1910
    Builder
    - Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
    Railroads
    - CSX Railroad (CSX)
    - Family Lines System (FL)
    - Seaboard Coast Line Railroad (SCL)
    - Seaboard System Railroad (SBD)
    Design
    Deck plate girder
    Dimensions
    Length of largest span: 41.0 ft.
    Total length: 82.0 ft.
    Also called
    West 3rd Street CSX Transportation Bridge
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +36.42723, -77.59870   (decimal degrees)
    36°25'38" N, 77°35'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    18/267031/4034474 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Weldon
    Inventory numbers
    000000000830043
    BH 70134 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

    Update Log 

    • February 3, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
    • December 1, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added category "Virginia Bridge & Iron Co."
    • November 29, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

    Sources 

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