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Wolf Creek Bridge

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Wolf Creek Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in December 2008

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BH Photo #134171

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Wolf Creek on Route 665
Location
Bland County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1927; Replaced 2012
Design
Warren through truss with center 'X' panel
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 207.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.24000, -81.09833   (decimal degrees)
37°14'24" N, 81°05'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/491278/4121501 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rocky Gap
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
277
Inventory numbers
VA 3122 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33621 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 45.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2012: Updated by Ben Tate: Bridge has been replaced
  • February 25, 2009: New photos from C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Wolf Creek Bridge
Posted May 21, 2012, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Just goes to show how useless a National Register of Historic Places Listing is in this country.

Wolf Creek Bridge
Posted May 21, 2012, by Ben Tate (benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge is gone. I checked it out a couple days ago and only a UCEB remains.

Wolf Creek Bridge
Posted December 28, 2010, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This bridge has nominated to the National Register of Historic Places: http://www.examiner.com/outdoor-recreation-in-washington-dc/...