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Staunton River (Trib) Richmond & Danville Railroad Bridge

Photos 

Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in September 2017

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BH Photo #402283

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates. Currently the piers are being used for a MOB pony truss for the Staunton River Battlefield Trail.

Facts 

Overview
Lost bridge over Staunton River (Trib) on R&DRR/Staunton River Battlefield Trail
Location
Charlotte County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca1902
Railroad
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 266.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.89006, -78.69901   (decimal degrees)
36°53'24" N, 78°41'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/705043/4085148 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 78344 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 12, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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