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Harding Street Bridge

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Harding Street Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in April 2010

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BH Photo #161656

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Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over NS Railroad on Harding Street in Bluefield
Location
Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1907; rehabilitated 1994, removed 2013
Design
2 Pratt through truss spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 128.9 ft.
Total length: 290.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.27578, -81.20650   (decimal degrees)
37°16'33" N, 81°12'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/481693/4125485 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bluefield
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
500
Inventory number
BH 35381 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2007)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2020: Updated by Aaron Stone: Bridge has been taken down
  • September 26, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • September 26, 2013: Updated by J.P.: updated lost date
  • April 22, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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Harding Street Bridge
Posted December 19, 2013, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I suspect that this bridge was removed as part of the Heartland Corridor clearance project.

http://www.arema.org/files/library/2010_Conference_Proceedin...

Harding Street Bridge
Posted September 26, 2013, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Google Streetview indicates that there is no bridge at this location. It appears to be lost, assuming that the streetview shows the correct location.