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CSX - Mann's Creek Bridge

Map 

Description 

Info via "West Virginia Narrow Gauge: Mann's Creek Railway" by Ron Lane and Ted Schnepf, TLC Publishing 1997

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Mann's Creek on CSX Railroad (former Chesapeake & Ohio)
Location
Fayette County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Completed by C&O 1906 to replace wooden-frame predecessor
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chesapeake & Ohio Railway (C&O; CO)
- Chessie System Railroads (CSRR)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 31.0 ft.
Also called
C&O - Mann's Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.00084, -81.01974   (decimal degrees)
38°00'03" N, 81°01'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/498266/4205908 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fayetteville
Inventory number
BH 58203 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 29, 2013: Added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV