Rating:
No votes cast

NS - South Branch Elizabeth River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Irma Hale in July 2011

Enlarge

BH Photo #205492

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Elizabeth River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Chesapeake, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1908;
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Through truss
Also called
N&W - South Branch Elizabeth River Bridge
NS - Bridge 7
N&W - Bridge 7
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.77490, -76.29501   (decimal degrees)
36°46'30" N, 76°17'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/384433/4070684 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Norfolk South
Inventory number
BH 49191 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,027)
Built 1908 (617)
Built during 1900s (6,349)
Chesapeake, Virginia (21)
Have street view (22,583)
Movable (2,712)
Norfolk & Western Railway (299)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,446)
Open (36,894)
Owned by railroad (9,958)
Railroad (13,234)
Through truss (12,950)
Truss (29,552)
Virginia (1,035)

Update Log 

  • December 28, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added build date + alt name
  • December 28, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 29, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • July 25, 2011: Added by Irma Hale

Sources