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NS - Covel Viaduct

Photos 

Photo taken by Jack D. Kuiphoff in April 2004

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BH Photo #180047

Map 

Street View 

Video 

NS Southbound coal train crossing

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Facts 

Overview
Deck girder bridge over incorporated town of Covel, CR 10/30 & Gooney Otter Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Covel, Wyoming County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1907 for the Virginian Railway
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Virginian Railway (VGN)
Design
Deck plate girder with a slight curve
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.49056, -81.32196   (decimal degrees)
37°29'26" N, 81°19'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/471538/4149342 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crumpler
Inventory number
BH 46379 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 21, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • July 15, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added category "Virginian Railway"
  • October 25, 2010: New Street View added by Jacob P. Bernard
  • September 30, 2010: Added by Jacob P. Bernard

Sources 

  • Jacob P. Bernard
  • Geoff Hubbs