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NPB - Elizabeth River Lift Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by C Hanchey in December 2008

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BH Photo #134222

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Elizabeth River on Norfolk and Portsmouth Belt Line Railroad
Location
Chesapeake, Virginia, and Portsmouth, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Norfolk & Portsmouth Belt Line Railroad (NPB)
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 385.0 ft.
Total length: 1,150.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.81161, -76.29048   (decimal degrees)
36°48'42" N, 76°17'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/384892/4074750 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Norfolk South
Inventory number
BH 49190 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 16, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 7, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • February 8, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • September 9, 2013: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "Other Location"
  • August 26, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • March 25, 2013: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • October 2, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Navigable waterway", " Norfolk & Portsmouth Belt Line Railroad"
  • October 2, 2012: Updated by Jann Mayer: Added length
  • July 25, 2011: Updated by Luke Harden: added number of main spans
  • July 25, 2011: Added by Irma Hale

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Jann Mayer - jannmayer [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • Douglas Butler
  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com