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CR57 Temporary Bridge

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Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Elk River on Cr 57
Location
Blue Creek, Kanawha County, West Virginia
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1907
Railroads
- Kanawha & Michigan Railway (K&M)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 357.0 ft.
Deck width: 8.5 ft.
Also called
NYC - Elk River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.44833, -81.45667   (decimal degrees)
38°26'54" N, 81°27'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/460151/4255659 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,928
Inventory number
BH 84580 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 89.6 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 1, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added categories "New York Central Railroad", "Penn Central Railroad", "Kanawha & Michigan Railway", "Railroad", "Rail-to-road"