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Tinker Creek Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge (MID)

Photos 

Looking East

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in October 2015

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BH Photo #347977

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Tinker Creek on NSRR
Location
Vinton, Roanoke County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 81.0 ft.
Total length: 214.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Skew angle
45 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.26726, -79.90416   (decimal degrees)
37°16'02" N, 79°54'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/597163/4125083 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Roanoke
Inventory number
BH 69837 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck girder (4,777)
Girder (8,553)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,485)
Open (37,162)
Owned by railroad (10,392)
Plate girder (6,562)
Railroad (13,766)
Roanoke County, Virginia (17)
Skewed (4,774)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,960)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,879)
Vinton, Virginia (2)
Virginia (1,050)

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2016: 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