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YVRR - Elkin Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking South

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in June 2017

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BH Photo #394100

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Elkin Creek on Yadkin Valley Railroad
Location
Elkin, Surry County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Builder
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Railroad
- Yadkin Valley Railroad (YVRR)
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 133.0 ft.
Total length: 180.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.24232, -80.85338   (decimal degrees)
36°14'32" N, 80°51'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/513174/4010835 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75822 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • June 11, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added categories "6-panel truss", "Riveted"
  • February 28, 2017: New Street View added by Luke

Sources 

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