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C&O - New River Bridge (Old)

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C&O - New River Bridge (Old)

looking east 1920s or 30s

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #499883

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss bridge over New River on Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad
Location
Fayette County, West Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Railroad
- Chesapeake & Ohio Railway (C&O; CO)
Design
Fink deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.15133, -81.17957   (decimal degrees)
38°09'05" N, 81°10'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/484266/4222620 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93356 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 3, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs