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Opossum Creek Southern Railway Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in January 2017

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BH Photo #377924

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Lost Brick and concrete arch bridge over Opossum Creek on SOURR
Location
Campbell County, Virginia
Status
Collapsed
Railroad
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Brick arch
Dimensions
Span length: 15.0 ft.
Total length: 15.0 ft.
Deck width: 60.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.34697, -79.11411   (decimal degrees)
37°20'49" N, 79°06'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/667041/4135032 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rustburg
Inventory number
BH 75339 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,270)
Brick arch (73)
Campbell County, Virginia (29)
Collapsed (180)
Deck arch (10,507)
Lost (18,940)
Railroad (13,230)
Southern Railway (210)
Span length under 25 feet (5,847)
Total length under 25 feet (2,028)
Virginia (1,035)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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