Southern Railway Company Overhead Bridge
Officially referred to as the Southern Railway Company Overhead Bridge in its NRHP listing. The NBI lists the date of construction as 1950, this historic bridge was actually built in 1919 and was the only overhead bridge crossing the Southern Railway that dissected the city of Kings Mountain until the King Street Overhead Bridge was built in 1938. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
- Concrete tee beam bridge over Norfolk Southern R.R. on NC-216 Connector
- Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina
- Open to traffic
- Per NBI, Built 1950, Per NHRP listing, Built 1919
- - Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
- Concrete tee beam
Length of largest span: 34.1 ft.
Total length: 80.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.7 ft.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 19, 2007
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +35.24167, -81.34417 (decimal degrees)
35°14'30" N, 81°20'39" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 17/468686/3899897 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Kings Mountain
- Average daily traffic (as of 1996)
- Inventory numbers
- NRHP 07000351 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
NC 450426 (North Carolina bridge number)
BH 57773 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection report (as of June 2018)
- Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 73.1 (out of 100)
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- August 27, 2013: Updated by Michael Miller: Changed Name to it's NRHP listed name.
- August 26, 2013: Added by Michael Miller