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Tucker Swamp Road Overpass

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Tucker Swamp Road N&W RR Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in April 2010

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BH Photo #162406

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Overview
Girder bridge over NS Railroad (formerly N&W Railway) on Tucker Swamp Rd (Route 635)
Location
Southampton County, Virginia
History
Built 1915 by the Virginia Bridge & Iron Co.
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Design
Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 53.2 ft.
Total length: 128.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.88442, -76.86176   (decimal degrees)
36°53'04" N, 76°51'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/334089/4083669 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Raynor
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
379
Inventory numbers
VA 17813 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 44885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 9.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status per forum post
  • April 15, 2010: Added by C Hanchey

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Comments 

Tucker Swamp Road Overpass
Posted April 7, 2017, by Jordan kuehn (Jrkuehn38 [at] aol [dot] com)

Still open for regular traffic with plans of new bridge constructed in 2019

Tucker Swamp Road Overpass
Posted March 10, 2012, by george (firfight101 [at] aol [dot] com)

They have finished repairs on bridge . Now we wait for VDOT to inspect and open been a week.

Tucker Swamp Road Overpass
Posted October 30, 2011, by trickle (travisjay2011 [at] gmail [dot] com)

They closed it the other day