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Lexington Covered Bridge 46-78-02x

Photo 

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

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BH Photo #281493

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Maury River on Route 11
Location
Rockbridge County, Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Removed 1935
Design
Burr arch-truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.79196, -79.42731   (decimal degrees)
37°47'31" N, 79°25'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/638471/4183897 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lexington
Inventory numbers
WGCB 46-78-02x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60645 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,803)
Built 1877 (84)
Built during 1870s (979)
Burr arch-truss (334)
Covered (1,520)
Lost (21,381)
Lost 1935 (43)
Lost during 1930s (463)
Replaced by new bridge (14,125)
Rockbridge County, Virginia (17)
Through truss (13,863)
Truss (30,971)
Virginia (1,099)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HABS VA-567 - Covered Bridge, Spanning Maury River, Lexington, Lexington, VA