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Fort Spring Bridge

   


Fort Spring Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: July 5, 2014
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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
CR-43 (Fort Spring Pike Road) Over Greenbrier River
Location
Rural: Greenbrier County, West Virginia
Structure Type
Metal 8 Panel Rivet-Connected Parker Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Deck Girder, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1925 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1997
Main Span Length
169 Feet (51.5 Meters)
Structure Length
253 Feet (77.1 Meters)
Roadway Width
21.3 Feet (6.5 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s) and 2 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
13A095

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This bridge is a surprisingly well-maintained 1920s truss bridge in West Virginia. The current deck on the bridge (nor original) is an unusual combination of open grate deck and concrete-filled grating.

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