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B&O - Cave Station Bollman Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple deck truss bridge over North River on Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
Location
Weyers Cave, Augusta County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1873; Replaced 1923
Builders
- B&O Mount Clare Shops of Baltimore, Maryland
- Wendel Bollman of Baltimore, Maryland
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- Valley Railroad of Virginia (VRR)
Design
Whipple deck truss
Bollman Deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.30369, -78.91104   (decimal degrees)
38°18'13" N, 78°54'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/682656/4241575 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Sidney
Inventory number
BH 76029 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 11, 2017: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke