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Cowardin Avenue Bridge

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BH Photo #411775

Map 

Description 

Was extant as late as August 1969

Facts 

Overview
Lost Concrete through arch bridge over Rail Yard on US 301/US 1
Location
Richmond, Virginia
Status
Removed but not replaced
Design
Concrete through arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.52366, -77.45185   (decimal degrees)
37°31'25" N, 77°27'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/283331/4155790 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Richmond
Inventory number
BH 79524 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,441)
Lost (21,305)
Railroad (14,226)
Rainbow arch (241)
Richmond, Virginia (43)
US 1 (103)
US 301 (12)
Virginia (1,095)

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2017: Updated by Luke: Corrected name to one I've found local media using.
  • November 24, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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

Comments 

? Rail Yard US 1 Bridge
Posted November 24, 2017, by Royce and Bobette Haley (roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Need help identifying the rail yard here. was just south of the current Richmond NS south Yard. Was still in existence in 1969.

Thanks Royce