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Ninth Street Bridge

Photos 

Looking SW

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley

BH Photo #372164

Map 

Description 

Destroyed by flood in 1870, rebuilt. Dimensions are estimates.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over James River on Ninth Street
Location
Lynchburg, Virginia
Status
Destroyed by flood in 1870 and 1877
History
Built 1817
Design
Wooden Through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 550.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.41664, -79.13849   (decimal degrees)
37°24'60" N, 79°08'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/664729/4142719 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 74666 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 5, 2016: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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