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Conway Black Road Overhead Bridge

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Conway Black Road Overhead Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Miller in August 2013

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BH Photo #265112

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Overview
Wooden bridge over Clinchfield Railroad on C-42-1927
Location
Spartanburg County, South Carolina
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1940
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Carolina, Clinchfield & Ohio Railroad (CCO)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 27.9 ft.
Total length: 84.0 ft.
Deck width: 9.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.02917, -81.86028   (decimal degrees)
35°01'45" N, 81°51'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/421525/3876615 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cowpens
Inventory numbers
SC 4290192700100 (South Carolina bridge number)
BH 32072 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2012)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
126

Update Log 

  • March 15, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • August 28, 2013: Updated by Michael Miller: Updated Name & Changed Status
  • August 23, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Wooden railroad overpass"
  • August 23, 2013: New Street View added by Michael Miller

Sources 

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

Comments 

Conway Black Road Overhead Bridge
Posted April 20, 2014, by Betty Jo Abbott holland (jholland781 [at] carolina [dot] rr [dot] com)

I own property on both sides of this bridge and railroad cut. Do you know when the bridge will be replaced and reopened. Thanks. Betty Jo Abbott Holland

Clinchfield Railroad Bridge
Posted August 9, 2013, by Michael Miller (michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com)

As of 8/9/2013, this bridge has been closed to traffic.