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War Memorial Bridge

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View from the east

Photo taken by Timothy Phillips in July 2018

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #432184

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Four ribbed closed spandrel concrete arch bridge built in 1929 as World War I Memorial
Location
Bland, Bland County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1929 to commemorate the men and women of Bland County who participated in the "World War."
Builder
- Luten Bridge Co. of York, Pennsylvania & Knoxville, Tennessee
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Span length: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Also called
Crab Orchard Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.10163, -81.11581   (decimal degrees)
37°06'06" N, 81°06'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/489709/4106153 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bland
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
234
Inventory numbers
VA 3035 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33617 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 75.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 24, 2018: New photos from Timothy Phillips
  • December 28, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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