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Robert C. Byrd Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in April 2012

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BH Photo #229518

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Cantilevered Warren through truss bridge over Ohio River, CSX Railroad
Location
Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, and Lawrence County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1994, replaced the 6th Street Bridge built in 1926, the first bridge in Huntington (imploded beside this bridge in 1995)
Design
Cantilevered Warren (box girder) through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 6,416.0 ft. (1.2 mi.)
Also called
Old 6th Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.42486, -82.45164   (decimal degrees)
38°25'29" N, 82°27'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/373285/4253953 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huntington
Elevation
553 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 52012 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 24, 2013: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • April 10, 2012: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • April 9, 2012: Added by Calvin Sneed

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