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Willow Branch Road Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge

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Looking NE

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in February 2017

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BH Photo #380360

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Description 

Dimensions are estimates. One span dated 1918, one span dated 1930 and the abutment dated 1950.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Willow Branch Road on NSRR
Location
Franklin County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1918
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 240.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.15635, -79.97290   (decimal degrees)
37°09'23" N, 79°58'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/591201/4112710 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75688 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 25, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • February 17, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com