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Jennings Branch Bridge

Photo 

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BH Photo #222652

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Jennings Branch on Hangers Mill Rd (Route 801)
Location
Augusta County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca.1900 by the Champion Bridge Company; Replaced by new bridge in 2010
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 120.1 ft.
Deck width: 10.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.22134, -79.13564   (decimal degrees)
38°13'17" N, 79°08'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/663199/4232016 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Churchville
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
78
Inventory numbers
VA 2350 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33586 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 13.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 2, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and truss type along with circa date
  • January 2, 2012: New photo from Nathan Holth
  • April 11, 2010: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge has been replaced

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Comments 

Jennings Branch Bridge
Posted January 26, 2015, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

I was wondering the same thing... I am thinking it was posted as demolished when it wasn't... which is a shame.

Jennings Branch Bridge
Posted January 26, 2015, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Is it possible that the bridge is coming down now Orissa this a different bridge?:

http://www.newsleader.com/story/news/local/2015/01/26/bridgi...