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Jackson River Bridge

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Rte 638 Jackson River Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in April 2010

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BH Photo #163959

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Overview
Camelback through truss bridge over Jackson River on Route 638
Location
Alleghany County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 143.1 ft.
Total length: 246.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.91833, -79.96833   (decimal degrees)
37°55'06" N, 79°58'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/590679/4197255 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Falling Spring
Inventory numbers
VA 1154 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33561 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 45.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
218

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • May 1, 2010: New photos from C Hanchey

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