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NS - Roanoke River Bridge No 4

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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 #267622

Map 

Description 

Span date 1913. Abutment date 1943. NBI date 1930.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Roanoke River & NW River Road (Route 639) 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: 56.1 ft.
Total length: 168.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.24281, -80.14944   (decimal degrees)
37°14'34" N, 80°08'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/575439/4122147 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elliston
Inventory numbers
VA 15039 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 58270 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
215

Update Log 

  • February 17, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added category "American Bridge Co."
  • October 2, 2013: Added by Dave King

Sources 

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