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NS - Bedford Avenue Bridge

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Looking East

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in January 2017

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BH Photo #377520

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Slab bridge over NSRR on Bedford Ave
Location
Lynchburg, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1908
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Slab
Dimensions
Span length: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 41.0 ft.
Skew angle
30 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.43406, -79.16569   (decimal degrees)
37°26'03" N, 79°09'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/662284/4144605 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lynchburg
Inventory number
BH 75375 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1908 (692)
Built during 1900s (7,040)
Have street view (26,234)
Lynchburg, Virginia (38)
Norfolk & Western Railway (522)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,785)
Open (39,188)
Owned by city (5,183)
Railroad (15,081)
Skewed (4,852)
Slab (1,966)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,319)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,923)
Virginia (1,183)

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • January 29, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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