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NS - Western Blvd Bridge

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Western Blvd Southern Railway Bridge pano4

Looking SE

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in May 2015

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BH Photo #333834

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Facts 

Overview
1936 Deck plate girder bridge over Western Blvd on NSRR
Location
Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (1942-82) (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 67.9 ft.
Total length: 414.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.77421, -78.65605   (decimal degrees)
35°46'27" N, 78°39'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/711873/3961439 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Raleigh West
Average daily traffic (as of 1996)
27,100
Inventory numbers
000000001830534
BH 66750 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 1997)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 1, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • May 23, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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