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Boydton Plank Road Bridge

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Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in April 2017

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BH Photo #389018

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Waqua Creek on Boydton Plank Road
Location
Brunswick County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927
Builder
- J.S. Bowers of Whitesville, North Carolina (Contractor)
Design
Main span: Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 150.9 ft.
Deck width: 44.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.92833, -77.76000   (decimal degrees)
36°55'42" N, 77°45'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/254169/4090481 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Warfield
Inventory numbers
VA 3547 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33627 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
778

Categories 

Arch (11,258)
Brunswick County, Virginia (6)
Built 1927 (742)
Built during 1920s (8,865)
Deck arch (10,495)
J.S. Bowers (1)
Open (36,865)
Open-spandrel arch (691)
Owned by state (13,891)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,002)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,303)
US 1 (104)
Virginia (1,033)

Update Log 

  • June 12, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Added contractor, link & Category "US 1"
  • May 5, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley

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