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BO - Rowlesburg Bollman Truss

Photos 

B&O Bollman Truss over Cheat River Rowlesburg WV

Photo taken by William Henry Jackson

View this photo at ebay.com

BH Photo #349958

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bollman through truss bridge over Cheat River on B&O RR
Location
Rowlesburg, Preston County, West Virginia
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- B&O Mount Clare Shops of Baltimore, Maryland
Railroad
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (BO)
Design
Bollman through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.34838, -79.66619   (decimal degrees)
39°20'54" N, 79°39'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/614930/4356286 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rowlesburg
Inventory number
BH 71332 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 29, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 13, 2016: Added by ArtS

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs