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Blackwater River Bridge

Photos 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2007

BH Photo #405708

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Blackwater River on WV 32
Location
Tucker County, West Virginia
Status
Bridge has been replaced.
History
Built 1933; replaced 2007
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.1 ft.
Total length: 243.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.12800, -79.46164   (decimal degrees)
39°07'41" N, 79°27'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/632971/4332107 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Davis
Inventory number
BH 35282 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added lost date
  • June 2, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Bridge has been replaced.

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