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NS-Goose Creek Trail Bridge

Photos 

Looking SE

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in August 2017

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BH Photo #402181

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates. RR span moved here in approximately 2007 to replace previous span.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over NSRR on Goose Creek Trail
Location
Bedford County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Rail-to-road
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 71.0 ft.
Total length: 71.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.17713, -79.54751   (decimal degrees)
37°10'38" N, 79°32'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/628940/4115509 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Moneta
Inventory number
BH 78313 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bedford County, Virginia (36)
Deck girder (4,577)
Girder (8,127)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,427)
One-lane traffic (7,429)
Open (36,834)
Plate girder (6,241)
Rail-to-road (281)
Railroad (13,164)
Relocated (642)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,980)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,507)
Virginia (1,022)
Wooden deck (5,869)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 12, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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