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U.S. 421 Powell River Bridge

Photo 

U.S. 421 Powell River Bridge - 1972

Photo taken in 1972 by Calvin Sneed

BH Photo #171522

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge on U.S. 421 between Dot and Pennington Gap, Virginia
Location
Lee County, Virginia
Status
Torn down--replaced by new bridge
History
Original Warren pony truss replaced by concrete steel stringer in 1995
Dimensions
Total length: 252.0 ft.
Deck width: 26.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.73478, -82.99952   (decimal degrees)
36°44'05" N, 82°59'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/321464/4067314 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stickleyville
Inventory number
BH 45781 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1934 (748)
Built during 1930s (11,281)
Have street view (25,499)
Lee County, Virginia (24)
Lost (22,452)
Lost 1995 (413)
Lost during 1990s (3,853)
Owned by state (15,208)
Pony truss (15,729)
Replaced by new bridge (14,996)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,903)
Truss (31,311)
Virginia (1,108)
Warren pony truss (3,207)
Warren truss (6,276)

Update Log 

  • August 1, 2010: Added by Calvin Sneed

Sources 

  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com