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NS - Fivemile Creek Viaduct

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Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in June 2017

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BH Photo #396459

Map 

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over WV112/Fivemile Creek on Railroad (NS)
Location
Mercer County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1918
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Virginian Railway (VGN)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 27.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.33714, -80.95413   (decimal degrees)
37°20'14" N, 80°57'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/504063/4132273 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oakvale
Inventory number
BH 55749 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2000)
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
350

Update Log 

  • July 10, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • March 9, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com