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Halifax Road Bridge

Photos 

Main Span

Photo taken by Matthew Ridpath in May 2010

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BH Photo #184375

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt Pony truss bridge over Banister River on Halifax Road
Location
Pittsylvania County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932
Builder
- Roanoke Iron & Bridge Works of Roanoke, Virginia
Design
5-panel, riveted Pratt pony truss main span;
Two concrete tee beam approach spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 76.1 ft.
Total length: 162.1 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.82667, -79.32000   (decimal degrees)
36°49'36" N, 79°19'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/649824/4076961 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Spring Garden
Inventory numbers
VA 13740 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33792 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 47.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
1,217

Update Log 

  • December 17, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • November 4, 2010: Updated by Matthew Ridpath: Added design specifics
  • May 4, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

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