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3rd Avenue Bridge

Photo 

3rd Avenue - Gyyandotte River Bridge

1912 view

Photo from old postcard via James E Casto

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #468808

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Guyandotte River on 3rd Avenue
Location
Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1907
Railroads
- Camden Interstate Railway
- Interurban
- Ohio Valley Electric Railway
Design
Massive pinned Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.43012, -82.39160   (decimal degrees)
38°25'48" N, 82°23'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/378535/4254456 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88725 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 15, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added truss type
  • January 15, 2022: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Ohio Valley Electric Railway", "Camden Interstate Railway", "Interurban", "Railroad", "Rail-and-Road"
  • March 27, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Paul Plassman