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Roaring River Yadkin Valley Railroad Bridge

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Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in June 2017

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BH Photo #393976

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Description 

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Overview
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Roaring River on YVRR
Location
Wilkes County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1900
Builder
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Railroad
- Yadkin Valley Railroad (YVRR)
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.0 ft.
Total length: 201.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.20439, -81.01010   (decimal degrees)
36°12'16" N, 81°00'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/499091/4006619 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77594 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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