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Boydton Plank Road Bridge

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Looking SW

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
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
778
Inventory numbers
VA 3547 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33627 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,311)
Brunswick County, Virginia (6)
Built 1927 (755)
Built during 1920s (8,962)
Deck arch (10,544)
J.S. Bowers (1)
Open (37,217)
Open-spandrel arch (691)
Owned by state (14,050)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,076)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,333)
US 1 (104)
Virginia (1,038)

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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