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Blackwater Creek Norfolk and Western Railway Bridge

Photos 

Looking NW

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in January 2017

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BH Photo #377139

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Blackwater Creek on James River Heritage Trail
Location
Lynchburg, Virginia
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1915
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 160.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.41967, -79.15948   (decimal degrees)
37°25'11" N, 79°09'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/662865/4143019 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lynchburg
Inventory number
BH 75377 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 31, 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