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Downing Bridge (1927)

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Downing Bridge (Old)

1927 view

Photo from Northern Neck of Virginia Historical Society

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Rappahannock River on US 360
Location
Essex County, Virginia, and Richmond County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1927
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 5,442.0 ft. (1.0 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.93156, -76.85495   (decimal degrees)
37°55'54" N, 76°51'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/336982/4199843 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88703 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 13, 2021: New photo from Dave King
  • October 25, 2020: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • March 24, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Douglas Butler
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com