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NS - Walnut Creek Bridge

Photos 

Walnut Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge pano1

Looking West

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in May 2015

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BH Photo #332694

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
1917 Deck plate girder bridge over Walnut Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Raliegh, Wake County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1917
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 65.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.75663, -78.63439   (decimal degrees)
35°45'24" N, 78°38'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/713879/3959536 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Raleigh West
Inventory number
BH 68047 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • June 16, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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