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NS - Roanoke River Bridge No 2

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Norfolk Southern RR Bridge

Photo taken by Panoramio user G Day

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs (CC BY-ND)

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BH Photo #267609

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Description 

Span date 1913. Abutment date 1948. NBI date 1932.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Roanoke River on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Location
Roanoke County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 200.1 ft.
Also called
Southwest River Road Underpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.24312, -80.14372   (decimal degrees)
37°14'35" N, 80°08'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/575946/4122185 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elliston
Inventory numbers
VA 26346 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 58268 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
26

Update Log 

  • February 17, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: corrected date, builder
  • October 2, 2013: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com