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Blackwater Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge

Photos 

Looking West

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in January 2017

Enlarge

BH Photo #377157

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Blackwater Creek on NSRR
Location
Lynchburg, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
ca1910
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 950.0 ft.
Deck width: 28.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.41920, -79.16006   (decimal degrees)
37°25'09" N, 79°09'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/662815/4142965 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lynchburg
Inventory number
BH 75379 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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

Comments 

Blackwater Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge
Posted September 25, 2020, by Garland R. Harper (grharper [at] aol [dot] com)

N&W 611 crossing Blackwater Creek trestle. 18JUL1989

Blackwater Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge
Posted September 25, 2020, by Garland R. Harper (grharper [at] aol [dot] com)

Below grade views of the Blackwater Creek trestle. March 2018.