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Tygart Valley River Bridge

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Tygart Valley River Thru Truss on US219

Photo taken by Brian McKee 7-6-2011

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BH Photo #204976

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Tygart Valley River on US 219
Location
Randolph County, West Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1929
Design
Riveted Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 153.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.60677, -80.02638   (decimal degrees)
38°36'24" N, 80°01'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/584773/4273590 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Valley Head
Inventory number
BH 35518 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2011)
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: 26.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
1,600

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: status, pin
  • July 23, 2011: New photos from Brian McKee
  • April 22, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Tygart Valley River Bridge
Posted September 16, 2016, by Seth Gaines (sethgaines [at] gmail [dot] com)

This has been gone since 2012-13. Drove over it in May '12, and the replacement bridge was well under way.