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West Fork Greenbrier River Bridge

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Photo taken by Jim Allen in October 2015

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BH Photo #345450

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over West Fork Greenbrier River on CR 250/13
Location
Durbin, Pocahontas County, West Virginia
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
Future prospects
WVDOH plans to demolish this bridge and not replace it.
History
Built 1907, Closed 2016
Builder
- York Bridge Co. of York, Pennsylvania
Design
Pin-connected, 8-panel Camelback through truss, reinforced with extra stringers and supports
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 64.0 ft.
Total length: 168.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.55011, -79.83160   (decimal degrees)
38°33'00" N, 79°49'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/601813/4267501 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Durbin
Inventory number
BH 49979 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2013)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 15.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
50

Update Log 

  • October 20, 2017: Updated by Brian Powell: closed
  • January 12, 2016: New photos from Jim Allen
  • October 7, 2013: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • November 1, 2011: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Brian Powell
  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jim Allen