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Haw River Southern Railway Trestle

Photos 

Haw River Southern Railway Trestle pano2

Looking NE

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in August 2015

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BH Photo #334476

Description 

Dimensions are estimates. Line was abandoned in the 1970's.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over Haw River on SOURR
Location
Stokesdale, Guilford County, North Carolina
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroads
- Atlantic & Yadkin Railway (A&Y)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 235.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Also called
Haw River Atlantic & Yadkin Railway Trestle
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.22389, -79.92405   (decimal degrees)
36°13'26" N, 79°55'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/596699/4009318 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Summerfield
Inventory number
BH 68801 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 7, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • August 6, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com