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NS - Washington Street Overpass

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Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in April 2017

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BH Photo #389524

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over VA 36/Washington Street on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Petersburg, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 8.2 ft.
Total length: 225.1 ft.
Also called
NS - VA36 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.23583, -77.38483   (decimal degrees)
37°14'09" N, 77°23'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/288448/4123699 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Petersburg
Inventory numbers
VA 21110 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 65897 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
20,158

Categories 

Built 1940 (924)
Built during 1940s (3,612)
Deck girder (4,598)
Girder (8,171)
Open (36,892)
Owned by railroad (9,957)
Petersburg, Virginia (17)
Plate girder (6,273)
Span length under 25 feet (5,847)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,813)
Virginia (1,035)

Update Log 

  • May 7, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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