Rating:
No votes cast

Park Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Looking South

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in February 2017

Enlarge

BH Photo #377926

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over N&S Railroad on Park Avenue in Lynchburg
Location
Lynchburg, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Span length: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Deck width: 33.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.40500, -79.15667   (decimal degrees)
37°24'18" N, 79°09'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/663145/4141396 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lynchburg
Inventory numbers
VA 20489 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33894 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 73.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
5,113

Categories 

Arch (11,274)
Built 1932 (895)
Built during 1930s (10,694)
Deck arch (10,511)
Functionally obsolete (8,050)
Have street view (22,590)
Lynchburg, Virginia (32)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,446)
Open (36,898)
Owned by railroad (9,961)
Railroad (13,240)
Skewed (4,718)
Southern Railway (210)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,739)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,936)
Virginia (1,035)

Update Log 

  • February 4, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • January 29, 2017: New Street View added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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