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NS - Reed Creek Viaduct

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Route 655 on NS Railroad in Wytheville
Location
Wythe County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 370.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.92862, -81.13200   (decimal degrees)
36°55'43" N, 81°07'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/488244/4086962 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crockett
Inventory numbers
VA 19727 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33919 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
100

Categories 

Built 1932 (898)
Built during 1930s (10,726)
Deck truss (1,529)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,449)
Open (37,019)
Owned by railroad (10,029)
Railroad (13,300)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,075)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,681)
Truss (29,632)
Virginia (1,030)
Wythe County, Virginia (11)

Update Log 

  • January 24, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: corrected design

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com