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Roanoke River Bridge

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Lafayette Roanoke River Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in April 2010

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BH Photo #162221

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Overview
Camelback through truss bridge over Roanoke River on Cannery Rd (Route 773) in Elliston-Lafayette
Location
Montgomery County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1917 and relocated to present site in 1958
Design
Camelback through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 153.9 ft.
Total length: 153.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.23698, -80.20858   (decimal degrees)
37°14'13" N, 80°12'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/570198/4121455 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elliston
Inventory numbers
VA 12339 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33766 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 10.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
350

Update Log 

  • February 4, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: status

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com