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Roanoke River Norfolk Franklin & Danville Railway Bridge

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Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in September 2017

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BH Photo #402395

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Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Roanoke River on NF&DRR
Location
Halifax County, Virginia, and Mecklenburg County, Virginia
Railroads
- Atlantic & Danville Railroad (AD)
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Franklin & Danville Railway
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 2,238.0 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.63526, -78.55479   (decimal degrees)
36°38'07" N, 78°33'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/718619/4057196 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 78349 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 13, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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