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Twin Bridges Road Overpass

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Twin Bridges Rd Virginia Southern Rwy. Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in June 2009

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BH Photo #141892

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Virginia Southern Rwy. on Twin Bridges Road
Location
Prince Edward County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1925
Railroads
- A&R Line Railroad (A&R)
- Buckingham Branch Railroad (BB)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 33.1 ft.
Total length: 107.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.13500, -78.31167   (decimal degrees)
37°08'06" N, 78°18'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/738797/4113231 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Green Bay
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
220
Inventory numbers
VA 13938 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 42889 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 15, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added categories "Buckingham Branch Railroad", "A&R Line Railroad"
  • June 28, 2009: Added by C Hanchey

Sources 

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

Comments 

Twin Bridges Rd Virginia Southern Rwy. Bridge
Posted September 29, 2010, by Bennie Barton (bennie [dot] barton [at] vadoc [dot] virginia [dot] gov)

our bridges use to be 10 tons now it 3 tons the bridges was built in 1912 over one hundred people a day travel across these bridges they are not very safe don't you thank it's about time for new ones .