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Wheeling Heritage Trail - Wheeling Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by flickr user cmh2315fl

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #228851

Map 

Description 

There are four bridges in total.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Wheeling Creek on Wheeling Heritage Trail
Location
Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia
Status
Abandoned
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.06376, -80.72465   (decimal degrees)
40°03'50" N, 80°43'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/523482/4434870 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wheeling
Inventory number
BH 51919 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,330)
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (328)
Deck girder (5,019)
Girder (9,083)
Ohio County, West Virginia (34)
Plate girder (6,907)
Rail-to-trail (1,387)
Railroad (14,303)
Skewed (4,810)
West Virginia (1,387)
Wheeling, West Virginia (20)

Update Log 

  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • May 17, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Rail-to-trail" As one of the bridges is used for a river side trail now
  • March 31, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Skewed"

Sources 

  • Luke