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Rivermont Bridge (Oldest)

Photo 

Rivermont Bridge (Oldest)

looking north with D Street Viaduct on right

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #462743

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss bridge over Blackwater Creek on Rivermont Avenue
Location
Lynchburg, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.41924, -79.14707   (decimal degrees)
37°25'09" N, 79°08'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/663964/4142992 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87547 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck truss (1,680)
Lost (23,710)
Lost 1926 (50)
Lost during 1920s (434)
Lynchburg, Virginia (38)
Replaced by new bridge (15,838)
Truss (32,179)
Virginia (1,184)

Update Log 

  • December 20, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs