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USAX - Beulah Street Overpass

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Beulah St Railroad Overpass

US Army loco 1657 takes empties bac to the interchange at Newington, Va. in the 1980s.

Photo taken by Daniel Seymour

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BH Photo #492892

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Overview
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Beulah Street on Former Military Railroad
Location
Fort Belvoir, Fairfax County, Virginia
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1928; Abandoned since 1993
Railroad
- US Military Transportation Corps (DODX; USAX; USNX; DAFX)
Design
Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.9 ft.
Total length: 104.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.71344, -77.15950   (decimal degrees)
38°42'48" N, 77°09'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/312242/4287191 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
VA 6684 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 92392 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2021: Updated by Luke: Added information from Virginia Landmarks Register + National Register of Historic Places nomination forms
  • March 13, 2021: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV

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