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Avis Overhead Bridge

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Overhead Bridge

The main span of the Bridge over the CSX tracks

Photo taken by Loyd Lowry

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BH Photo #223380

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Street Views 

Description 

Paid for by the C&O Railway to replace a grade crossing through their rail yard.

The bridge remains standing is place but is signed as State Property/No Trespassing.

Facts 

Overview
Through arch bridge over Grace Street and CSX Railroad on Old WV 107
Location
Hinton, Summers County, West Virginia
Status
Retired and closed to all traffic
History
Built 1928
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Concrete through arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 444.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Main Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.66827, -80.89208   (decimal degrees)
37°40'06" N, 80°53'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/509517/4169015 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hinton
Elevation
1410 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 49625 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2003)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 2.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 200054089)
6,800

Update Log 

  • October 20, 2017: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • October 20, 2017: Updated by Brian Powell: closed to all traffic
  • December 16, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: Merge newer NBI data.
  • October 5, 2013: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • November 14, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Curved", "Railroad", "CSX Railroad"
  • October 10, 2012: Photo imported by Ben Tate
  • January 22, 2012: New photos from Loyd Lowry
  • September 15, 2011: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Loyd Lowry - loydplowry [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Brian Powell
  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth