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James River Bridge (Old)

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James River Bridge

The James River Bridge at U.S. Route 17, U.S. Route 258, and State Route 32 (1929).

Virginia Department of Transportation

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #315201

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over James River on US 17
Location
Isle of Wight County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1928; Replaced 1982
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.99020, -76.48420   (decimal degrees)
36°59'25" N, 76°29'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/367920/4094814 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newport News South
Inventory number
BH 65893 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 7, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 7, 2015: Added by Dave King

Related Bridges 

Sources 

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

Comments 

James River Bridge (Old)
Posted April 3, 2018, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

The bridge is visible in this film made on 20 Sep 1944:

https://youtu.be/WjadMxpXprk?t=4m16s

James River Bridge (Old)
Posted April 3, 2018, by Luke

Timestamped version: https://youtu.be/WjadMxpXprk?t=2m