Top Ranked Virginia Bridges

Stoney Point Road Bridge (Amelia County, Virginia)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Appomattox River on Stoney Point Road
Open to traffic
Built 1912
Staunton River Bridge (Campbell County, Virginia)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Staunton River on Business US 29 in Altavista
Open to traffic
Built 1929
Hibbs Bridge (Loudoun County, Virginia)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Beaverdam Creek on Snickersville Road
Open to traffic
Built 1820
Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel (Northampton County, Virginia)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Bridge-tunnel over/under Chesapeake Bay on US 13
Open to traffic
Northbound lanes built 1964; Soutbound lanes built 1995-9
Brook Hill Road Bridge (Cumberland County, Virginia)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Appomattox River on Brook Hill Road
Open to traffic
Built 1900
NS Overpass (Roanoke County, Virginia)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Railroad (NS) on Railroad (NS)
Open to traffic
Built 1907
Ninth Street Bridge (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Kanawha Canal on Ninth Street in Madison Heights
Open to traffic
Built 1839
CSX - James River Arch Bridge (Richmond, Virginia)
Rated 98% with 4 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Riverside Drive on railroad tracks in Richmond
Open to traffic
Built in 1919 by the Atlantic Coast Line RR, and the RF&P Railroad
Opequon Creek Bridge (Frederick County, Virginia)
Rated 97% with 3 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Opequon Creek on Route 672 (Brucetown Road)
Open to traffic
Built 1917
Blackwood Road Bridge (Wise County, Virginia)
Rated 97% with 3 votes
Bridge over Powell River, North Fork on Blackwood Road
Closed to all traffic
Riverside Park Bridge (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Rated 97% with 3 votes
Fink Deck truss bridge over unknown creek on Trail
Open to pedestrians
Built 1870 for Norfolk & Western RR, moved to Old Forest road for car use over N&W Mainline in 1893, then moved to current location in 1985
Riverbend Road Bridge (Campbell County, Virginia)
Rated 96% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Otter River on Riverbend Road (Old US 29)
Open to traffic
Built 1927
Waterloo Bridge (Culpeper County, Virginia)
Rated 96% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Rappahannock River on Waterloo Road (Route 613)
Closed
Built 1879 Pittsburgh Bridge Co. ; approaches rebuilt 1919 by the Virginia Bridge & Iron Co.
Clarke's Gap Bridge (Loudoun County, Virginia)
Rated 96% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Washington and Old Dominion Trail on Dry Mill Road
Open to traffic
Built 1892
Gleaves Road Bridge (Wythe County, Virginia)
Rated 96% with 4 votes
Through truss bridge over Cripple Creek on Gleaves Road (Route 619)
Open to traffic
Built unknown location ca. 1880s, Installed at this location in 1903 as a railroad bridge; abandoned by railroad in 1938, reopened as a highway bridge ca. 1948
Blackford Bridge (Russell County, Virginia)
Rated 94% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Clinch River on former Chestnut Road (Route 652)
Bypassed and closed to traffic
Built 1889 by the Groton Bridge Co..; Moved 4.3 miles to current location in 1946; Bypassed and closed in 2009
Roaring Run Bridge (Montgomery County, Virginia)
Rated 93% with 2 votes
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Ditch on Walkway
Open to pedestrians
Built by the King Bridge Co. in 1878 Over Roaring Creek in Bedford County VA, closed in 1971. Relocation date unknown; Oldest metal bridge in Virginia
NS - VA 602 Overpass (Page County, Virginia)
Rated 93% with 3 votes
Stone arch bridge over VA 602 on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1932
Linville Creek Bridge (Rockingham County, Virginia)
Rated 92% with 3 votes
Thacher truss bridge over Linville Creek on VA 1421 in Broadway
Bypassed and preserved for pedestrians only
Built 1898
Hooff's Run Bridge (Alexandria, Virginia)
Rated 92% with 7 votes
Stone arch bridge over Hooff's Run on Jamieson Avenue
Open to traffic
Built 1856
Gholson Bridge (Brunswick County, Virginia)
Rated 91% with 4 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Meherrin River on Iron Bridge Road (Route 715)
Open to traffic
Built 1884
NS - James River Trestle (Lynchburg, Virginia)
Rated 91% with 3 votes
Deck plate girder bridge over James River on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1911
Stone Creek Concrete Arch Bridge (Lee County, Virginia)
Rated 88% with 2 votes
Luten arch bridge skewed slightly over Stone Creek on Stone Creek
Intact but closed to all traffic
Built 1918 by the Luten Bridge Company, Knoxville, TN
SBD - Appomattox River Bridge (Petersburg, Virginia)
Rated 88% with 2 votes
Lost Bridge over Appomattox River on Seaboard Coast Line Railroad
Removed but not replaced; Concrete arch pillars stand
Dismantled 1983
Phoenix Bridge (Botetourt County, Virginia)
Rated 87% with 9 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Craig Creek on Ball Park Road (Route 685)
Open to traffic
Built 1887 by the Phoenix Bridge Co.; Erected here in 1903 by the C&O Railroad; Converted to auto use in 1963.
N&W - Six Mile Bridge (Campbell County, Virginia)
Rated 86% with 3 votes
Abandoned deck truss bridge over James River on railroad
Abandoned
North Fork Holston River Bridge (Scott County, Virginia)
Rated 86% with 2 votes
Warren through truss bridge over North Fork Holston River on U.S. 58 - 421
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1930
CSX Stoney Creek Bridge (Sussex County, Virginia)
Rated 85% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Stoney Creek on CSX Railroad

Aden Road Bridge (Prince William County, Virginia)
Rated 84% with 8 votes
Through truss bridge over Southern Railroad on Aden Road in Nokesville
Temporarily removed for rehabilitation
Built 1882; renovation scheduled 2016
Adams Street Bridge (Wise County, Virginia)
Rated 84% with 4 votes
Half-hip Pratt pony truss bridge over old Interstate railbed on pedestrians
Open to pedestrians
Built unknown
Natural Bridge (Rockbridge County, Virginia)
Rated 82% with 6 votes
Arch bridge over Cedar Creek on South Lee Hway (Rt. 11)
Open to traffic
Naturally formed bridge, Built c.150,000,000 BCE, that carries Rt. 11 over Cedar Creek
Cartersville Bridge (Cumberland County, Virginia)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Abandoned composite wood and iron pratt through truss bridge over James River
Abandoned
Built 1884; Damaged by flood in 1972 and the two end spans and piers remain
Virginia Creeper Trail - Beaverdam Creek Bridge (Washington County, Virginia)
Rated 81% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Beaverdam Creek on Virginia Creeper Trail
Open to pedestrians only
Banner Bridge (Wise County, Virginia)
Rated 81% with 3 votes
Bridge is on what was once a spur line to coal mines about a half mile northward.
Open to pedestrians only
CSX VA 311 Overpass (Alleghany County, Virginia)
Rated 80% with 5 votes
Stone arch bridge over VA 311
Open to traffic
Built 1932
NRT - Hiwassee Trestle (Pulaski County, Virginia)
Rated 80% with 4 votes
Long through truss bridge over Claytor Lake on Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1931
County Road 616 Wallens Creek Bridge (Lee County, Virginia)
Rated 76% with 2 votes
Warren through truss bridge over Wallens Creek on County Road 616
Open to traffic
Built 1932
Virginia Creeper Trail - Holston River Bridge (Washington County, Virginia)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Bridge over Holston River on Virginia Creeper Trail
Open to pedestrians only
Jordan Bridge (Chesapeake, Virginia)
Rated 75% with 2 votes
Lost vertical lift bridge over South Branch Elizabeth River on VA 337 in Portsmouth
Bridge has been removed
Built 1928 by the Atlantic Bridge Co.; Closed 2008; Removed 2010
James River Heritage Trail - Percival's Island Bridge (E) (Amherst County, Virginia)
Rated 74% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over James River on trail
Open to pedestrians
McPherson's Ford Bridge (Alleghany County, Virginia)
Rated 73% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Cowpasture River on Route 633 (McKinney Hollow Rd)
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1896; Rehabilitated in 1948, bypassed and preserved 2013
Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel (Hampton, Virginia)
Rated 72% with 3 votes
Tunnel under Hampton Roads on Hampton Roads Beltway/US60/I-64
Open to traffic
Buil 1957 (WB), Built 1976 (EB)
Buchanan Swinging / Suspension Footbridge (Botetourt County, Virginia)
Rated 71% with 2 votes
Bridge over James River on Pedestrian Walkway
Open to pedestrians only
Stone supports built 1851