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CSX - West 3rd Street Bridge

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Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in November 2015

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BH Photo #348216

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over W. 3rd St on CSX RR
Location
Weldon, Halifax County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroads
- Atlantic Coast Line Railroad (ACL)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Family Lines System (FL)
- Seaboard Coast Line Railroad (SCL)
- Seaboard System Railroad (SBD)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 41.0 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Also called
West 3rd Street CSX Transportation Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.42723, -77.59870   (decimal degrees)
36°25'38" N, 77°35'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/267031/4034474 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Weldon
Inventory numbers
000000000830043
BH 70134 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 3, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • December 1, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added category "Virginia Bridge & Iron Co."
  • November 29, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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