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NW - Kenova Bridge (Old)

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NW - Kenova Bridge (Old)

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BH Photo #501728

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Ohio River on Norfolk & Western RR
Location
Kenova, Wayne County, West Virginia, and Lawrence County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1892, replaced in 1913
Builder
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
Railroad
- Norfolk & Western Railway (NW)
Design
Pennsylvania through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.40503, -82.57343   (decimal degrees)
38°24'18" N, 82°34'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/362616/4251927 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93690 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 21, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • July 21, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com