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ACL - Appomattox River Bridge (Pocahontas Island)

Photos 

Looking NE

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in September 2017

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BH Photo #408793

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Appomattox River on Atlantic Coast Line Railroad
Location
Chesterfield County, Virginia, and Colonial Heights, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1909; Removed 1988
Railroads
- Atlantic Coast Line Railroad (ACL)
- Family Lines System (FL)
- Seaboard Coast Line Railroad (SCL)
- Seaboard System Railroad (SBD)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
ACL Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.23969, -77.39942   (decimal degrees)
37°14'23" N, 77°23'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/287164/4124159 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Petersburg
Inventory number
BH 65882 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2017: New Street View added by Royce and Bobette Haley
  • March 7, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: County

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Flickr - Image
  • Panoramio - Image
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com