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Wheeling Terminal Railway Bridge

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Photo uploaded by Art S

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BH Photo #352291

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Ohio River on Wheeling Terminal Railway
Location
Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1890-1891; abandoned 1982; removed 1993
Builder
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
Railroads
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Wheeling Bridge & Terminal Railway (WB&T)
Dimensions
Total length: 2,097.0 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.08769, -80.72565   (decimal degrees)
40°05'16" N, 80°43'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/523388/4437526 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wheeling
Inventory number
BH 71916 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2020: Updated by Geoff Hubbs: Added length, abandonment and successor railroads
  • September 13, 2016: New photo from Dave King
  • April 23, 2016: Added by ArtS

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Wheeling Terminal Railway Bridge
Posted April 25, 2020, by Mike Mayle (mike [dot] mayle [dot] 10 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Greetings, I'm Trying to find the company that Imploded the Wheeling Terminal Railway Bridge going to Martins Ferry, Ohio in 1993. Any Help would be greatly appreciated. I Thank You for Your Time and thoughtful Considerations. Sincerely, Mike Mayle.