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Berry Hill Bridge

Photos 

Oblique View Of Bridge, From West

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #184524

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Dan River on Formerly NC-1761 & VA-880
Location
Rockingham County, North Carolina, and Pittsylvania County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1914 by the Virginia Bridge Co.; replaced circa 1991
Builder
- Virginia Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Design
190' 10-panel, pin-connected Camelback through truss;
78' 4-panel, pin-connected Pratt pony truss;
39' steel stringer span.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 190.0 ft.
Total length: 326.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Also called
State Line Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.54178, -79.60495   (decimal degrees)
36°32'30" N, 79°36'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/624870/4044947 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brosville
Inventory number
BH 46795 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 4, 2010: Added by Matthew Ridpath

Sources 

  • Matthew Ridpath
  • HAER NC-38 - Berry Hill Bridge, Spanning Dan River at State Route 1761