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WLE - McIntyre Creek High Bridge

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Overview

Photo taken by Joshua Collins in March 2009

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BH Photo #147887

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over TR177A (Shale Rd.) and McIntyre Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway (former Norfolk And Western Railway)
Location
Jefferson County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Originally built for the Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Ry. expansion into Pittsburgh
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
- Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Railway (WPTR)
- Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway (WLE)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 701.5 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Also called
NS - McIntyre Creek High Bridge
W-PT McIntyre Creek Viaduct
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.29969, -80.68918   (decimal degrees)
40°17'59" N, 80°41'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/526414/4461067 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Steubenville West
Inventory number
BH 43509 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 18, 2009: Added by Joshua Collins

Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com