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NS - Old Lee Highway Overpass

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Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge over Lee Hwy

Photo taken by C Hanchey

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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Facts 

Overview
Girder bridge over Old Lee Hwy on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
McMinn County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930 by the Virginia Bridge & Iron Co.
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 51.8 ft.
Total length: 151.9 ft.
Also called
Southern - Old Lee Highway Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.49000, -84.57722   (decimal degrees)
35°29'24" N, 84°34'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/719778/3930083 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
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Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
3,560
Inventory numbers
TN 540A9450001 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 52493 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 1999)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2014: New Street View added by Eddie Douthitt
  • May 19, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Active Railroad"
  • May 18, 2012: Added by C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Eddie Douthitt - dalton1861 [at] yahoo [dot] com