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James River Heritage Trail - Percival's Island Bridge (E)

Photos 

Looking NW

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in January 2017

Enlarge

BH Photo #377293

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over James River on trail
Location
Amherst County, Virginia
Status
Open to pedestrians
Railroads
- Atlantic, Mississippi, & Ohio Railroad (AM&O)
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Rail-to-trail
- Southside Railroad
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Also called
James River Heritage Trail - East Channel James River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.39961, -79.12001   (decimal degrees)
37°23'59" N, 79°07'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/666402/4140861 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kelly
Inventory number
BH 49655 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: added date
  • January 29, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: refined design cor. spans
  • December 4, 2016: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added categories "Atlantic, Mississippi, & Ohio Railroad", "Norfolk & Western Railway"
  • December 6, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated categories, bridge design and number of spans.
  • September 18, 2011: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Flickr
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com