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Norfolk Franklin & Danville Railroad Bridge

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Looking NE

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in April 2018

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BH Photo #426035

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Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Carrsville Highway on NSRR
Location
Camptown, Isle of Wight County, Virginia
History
Built 1936
Builder
- Virginia Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Railroads
- Atlantic & Danville Railway (A&D)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Norfolk, Franklin, & Danville Railway (NF&D)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.1 ft.
Total length: 211.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Skew angle
45 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.68483, -76.90954   (decimal degrees)
36°41'05" N, 76°54'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/329389/4061609 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 81402 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 30, 2018: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • April 29, 2018: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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