Mitchell County

Blue Ridge Parkway over NC 226 Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Concrete rigid frame bridge over NC 226 on Blue Ridge Parkway
Open to traffic
Built 1939
Jacks Creek Bridge   [Map]
Concrete arch bridge over Jacks Creek on NC 1336
Open to traffic
Built 1923
North Toe River Bridge   [Map]
Concrete arch bridge over North Toe River on NC 1304
Open to traffic
Built 1922
North Toe River Bridge   [Map]
Concrete arch bridge over North Toe River on NC 197
Open to traffic
Built 1925
Pigeon Roost   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Rooster Roost Road, Rooster Roost Creek on CSX
Open to traffic
Original bridge on the Clinchfield Railroad going into the Toe River/Nolichucky Gorge
The Clinchfield Loops - A: Ridge Tunnel   [Map]
Tunnel under Blue Ridge, Eastern Continental Divide on Clinchfield Railroad (now CSX)
Open to traffic
Built as part of the S & W's Altapass to Marion segment; rehabilitated 1958. The following tunnels are labeled beginning with "A" as the line descends the Blue Ridge.
Toe River Bridge   [Map]
Deck truss bridge over Toe River on a pedestrian walkway in Spruce Pine
Open to traffic
Built 1940
Vance Tunnel   [Map]
Tunnel under Vance Ridge on Clinchfield Railroad (now CSX)
Vance Tunnel is the 37th tunnel on the historic Clinchfield Railroad, linking the Ohio River Valley to the Atlantic coast flatlands