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Falling Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in September 2017

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BH Photo #409340

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Falling Creek on Old US 1
Location
Chesterfield County, Virginia
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1823
Design
Stone arch
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 12, 1995
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.43964, -77.43910   (decimal degrees)
37°26'23" N, 77°26'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/284217/4146438 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Drewrys Bluff
Inventory numbers
NRHP 95001171 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 50431 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,226)
Abandoned (3,054)
Arch (11,272)
Built 1823 (6)
Built during 1820s (80)
Chesterfield County, Virginia (10)
Deck arch (10,509)
NR-listed (2,841)
Preserved (1,069)
Stone arch (2,676)
Virginia (1,035)

Update Log 

  • November 3, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • December 5, 2011: Added by J.P.

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Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com