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Plank Drive-North Fork Roanoke River Bridge

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North Fork Roanoke River Bridge

Photo from Virginia Dept of Historic Resources

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View this photo at dhr.virginia.gov

BH Photo #486634

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over North Fork Roanoke River on Plank Drive
Location
Ironto, Montgomery County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1892
Builder
- King Iron Bridge & Manufacturing Co. of Cleveland, Ohio [also known as King Bridge Co.]
Design
6-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.22174, -80.36532   (decimal degrees)
37°13'18" N, 80°21'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/556307/4119660 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91361 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 6, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs