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Bold Branch Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge

Photos 

Looking SE

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in August 2017

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BH Photo #402102

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Bold Branch on NSRR
Location
Bedford County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 480.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.17185, -79.54321   (decimal degrees)
37°10'19" N, 79°32'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/629330/4114929 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Moneta
Inventory number
BH 78278 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 11, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com