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Middle River Route 774 Bridge



Photo taken Nov. 2006 by Kevin M. Byrne

BH Photo #108976


Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Middle River on Cline River Road (Route 774)
Augusta County, Virginia
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1903 by the Brackett Bridge Co.; Replaced 2010
- Brackett Bridge Co. of Cincinnati, Ohio
Pin-connected, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Span length: 142.1 ft.
Total length: 142.1 ft.
Deck width: 10.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.23190, -78.89772   (decimal degrees)
38°13'55" N, 78°53'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/684001/4233634 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Defiance
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
Inventory numbers
VA 2313 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 33590 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 7, 2015: Photos imported by Dave King
  • June 25, 2010: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge has been replaced
  • April 21, 2009: Updated by Anthony Dillon
  • December 4, 2006: Posted photos from Kevin M. Byrne


  • Kevin M. Byrne - dcfireman [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Flickr


Middle River Route 774 Bridge
Posted April 21, 2009, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

OK Anonymous.........I switched these around. Let me know if there is still a problem.

Middle River Route 775 Bridge
Posted April 21, 2009, by Anonymous

The pictures above are actually the Rte 774 Bridge further up stream, which is being demolished in April 2009. This Rte 774 Bridge is a Pin-connected, 7-panel Pratt through truss of 142.1 feet built in 1903 by the Brackett Bridge Company of Cincinnati, OH.