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South Fork Roanoke River Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (N)

Photos 

Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in February 2017

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BH Photo #380267

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Description 

Dimensions are estimates. Three tracks, four spans each. One track is no longer in use. Looks like the bridge may have been raised in 1925.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over South Fork Roanoke River/Big Springs Dr on NSRR
Location
Elliston, Montgomery County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 41.0 ft.
Total length: 160.0 ft.
Deck width: 36.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.22186, -80.22798   (decimal degrees)
37°13'19" N, 80°13'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/568491/4119763 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75681 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • February 17, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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