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Staunton River Richmond & Danville Railroad Bridge

Photos 

Looking NW at North span

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley

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BH Photo #403002

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Staunton River on R&DRR/Staunton River Battlefield Trail
Location
Charlotte County, Virginia, and Halifax County, Virginia
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1902
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 164.0 ft.
Total length: 603.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.88341, -78.70167   (decimal degrees)
36°53'00" N, 78°42'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/704823/4084404 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 78343 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 15, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 14, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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