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Criglersville Swinging / Suspension Footbridge

Photo 

Criglersville Swinging/Suspension Bridge

Photo taken by Emily Jennings in 2020

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

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BH Photo #484019

Map 

Description 

A VDOT - Virginia Department of Transportation maintained bridge. One of ~74 as of the mid '00.

Facts 

Overview
Wire suspension footbridge over Robinson River on pedestrian pathway
Location
Madison County, Virginia
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.46320, -78.30997   (decimal degrees)
38°27'48" N, 78°18'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/734704/4260638 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Madison
Inventory number
BH 63505 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 14, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • October 11, 2014: Added by Patrick S. O'Donnell

Sources 

  • Patrick S. O'Donnell - 1 [dot] 991km [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Criglersville Swinging / Suspension Footbridge
Posted October 13, 2020, by Michael F Murphy (mfm255 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Is this VDOT Bridge #9004?

Does anyone know when it was built and why?