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Grassy Creek Norfolk Franklin & Danville Railway Bridge

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Looking NW

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in September 2017

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BH Photo #402398

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Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Grassy Creek on NF&DRR
Location
Mecklenburg County, Virginia
History
Built 1952
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Atlantic & Danville Railroad (AD)
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Franklin & Danville Railway
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 78.0 ft.
Total length: 540.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.56832, -78.54488   (decimal degrees)
36°34'06" N, 78°32'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/719695/4049791 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clarksville South
Inventory number
BH 78351 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 13, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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