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Cane Creek bridge

Photos 

Pgapbridgeplate

Bronze plate on this bridge

Photo taken by Bob Lawrence in November 2011

BH Photo #220302

Map 

Description 

Small concrete bridge with fence-like guards, built by the Department of Highways in 1932. Concrete seems to be deteriorating...probably why the newer steel guards have been installed.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over Cane Creek on Highway 421
Location
Pennington Gap, Lee County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932
Builder
- Department of Highways
Design
Concrete deck girder
Dimensions
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 30.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.75944, -83.01392   (decimal degrees)
36°45'34" N, 83°00'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/320235/4070077 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Camelot
Inventory number
BH 50195 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2017: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Fence guardrail"
  • March 4, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: to do
  • November 14, 2011: Added by Bob Lawrence

Sources 

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