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Treasure Island Bridge

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Treasure Island Bridge

1975 view looking north

Photo taken by Fred Knight

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #468838

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over James River on private road
Location
Lynchburg, Virginia
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Built 1922, Destroyed 1985
Builder
- Atlantic Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Design
Camelback through truss
Also called
YMCA Island Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.43857, -79.15830   (decimal degrees)
37°26'19" N, 79°09'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/662928/4145118 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88756 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 28, 2020: Updated by Luke: Added additional image, addtional historic name, & builder+date
  • March 28, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs