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Shaffer's Crossing Turntable Bridge (W)

Photos 

Looking South

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in February 2017

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BH Photo #379855

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over NSRR on NSRR
Location
Roanoke, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 115.0 ft.
Total length: 115.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.28007, -79.97649   (decimal degrees)
37°16'48" N, 79°58'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/590733/4126433 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Roanoke
Inventory number
BH 69747 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 22, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • November 17, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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