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Whitethorn Creek Bridge

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S. Meadows Whitethorn Creek Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in December 2008

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BH Photo #134520

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Whitethorn Creek on South Meadows Road
Location
Pittsylvania County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932; Reconstructed 2002
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 196.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.87679, -79.24834   (decimal degrees)
36°52'36" N, 79°14'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/656113/4082637 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Airy
Inventory numbers
VA 13614 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33800 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/1999)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 26.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1996)
151

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • May 4, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • February 19, 2010: Updated by Matthew Ridpath: This is a polygonal Warren pony truss.
  • February 28, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge reconstructed in 2002, corrected GPS coordinates

Sources 

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