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Ingleside Road Norfolk Southern Railway Bridge No. 5

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Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in June 2017

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Description 

Dimensions are estimates. NBI date 1922, Both western (river) spans dated 1918, NE span dated 1923

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Ingleside Rd;East River on NSRR
Location
Mercer County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1918
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.0 ft.
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.32404, -80.99432   (decimal degrees)
37°19'27" N, 80°59'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/500503/4130820 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77674 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 8, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley
  • June 20, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley

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