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Point Pleasant - Kanauga Railroad Bridge

Point Pleasant - Kanauga Railroad Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth and Rick McOmber

Bridge Documented: March 3, 2007 and June 7, 2014

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Railroad (Norfolk Southern) Over Ohio River
Location
Kanauga and Point Pleasant: Gallia County, Ohio and Mason County, West Virginia: United States
Structure Type
Metal 16 Panel Pin-Connected Pennsylvania Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal 10 Panel Pin-Connected Parker Through Truss, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1919 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
420 Feet (128 Meters)
Structure Length
3,925 Feet (1,196 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
5 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This is a large truss bridge crossing the Ohio River. It consists of a series of smaller Parker truss spans leading up to the main Pennsylvania truss channel span. An extensive approach system is present as well with plate girder spans.

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2007 Bridge Photo-Documentation
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Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
38.846080,-82.141200

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