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CR - Elk River Bridge

Photo 

Conrail - Elk River Bridge

Photo taken by Mike Thomas

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

View this photo at wvncrails.org

BH Photo #474875

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Elk River on Conrail
Location
Kanawha County, West Virginia
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Through truss
Also called
Kanawha & West Virginia Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.44901, -81.45591   (decimal degrees)
38°26'56" N, 81°27'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/460217/4255734 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89774 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Conrail (1,751)
Kanawha County, West Virginia (69)
Lost (29,910)
Lost 1995 (434)
Lost during 1990s (4,172)
New York Central Railroad (1,024)
Owned by railroad (13,725)
Penn Central Railroad (1,572)
Through truss (17,790)
Truss (36,684)
West Virginia (1,600)

Update Log 

  • June 30, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs