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NYC - Gauley River Bridge

Photos 

NYC RR Bridge

oblique from west end

Photo taken by Bob Morgan in July 2010

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BH Photo #172725

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Gauley River on former New York Central Railroad
Location
Gauley Bridge, Fayette County, West Virginia
Status
Abandoned
Railroad
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.16334, -81.19520   (decimal degrees)
38°09'48" N, 81°11'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/482900/4223956 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gauley Bridge
Inventory number
BH 45885 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 13, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • March 26, 2015: New photos from Irma Hale
  • February 24, 2013: New photos from Ben Tate
  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • August 13, 2010: Updated by D. Thomsen: Added NYC RR as a category.
  • August 13, 2010: Added by Bob Morgan

Sources 

  • Bob Morgan - morgans212 [at] att [dot] net
  • D. Thomsen - dcthomsen [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com