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South Street Southern Railway Bridge

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Looking West

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in May 2015

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BH Photo #332527

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Facts 

Overview
1917 Pony/through plate girder bridge over South st on SOU RR
Location
Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina
History
Built 1929
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 54.1 ft.
Skew angle
45 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.77227, -78.64330   (decimal degrees)
35°46'20" N, 78°38'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/713032/3961251 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Raleigh West
Inventory numbers
000000001830537
BH 66753 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: corrected date
  • June 26, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added category "Virginia Bridge & Iron Co."
  • May 23, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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