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Thacher Truss Bridge, Spanning Linville Creek, Broadway, Rockingham County, VA



B&W Photos

HB1176626
General Elevation View Looking South

HB1176627
3/4 Elevation View Looking Southwest

HB1176628
General View Looking West Showing Approach 4

HB1176629
Detail View Of Upper Chord Inclined Endpost Connection

HB1176630
Detail View Of Top Chord Lateral Bracing

HB1176631
Detail View Of Upper Chord Connection At Center Of Bridge

HB1176632
Detail View Of Lower Chord Bridge Seat Showing Expansion Rollers

HB1176633
Detail View Of Lower Chord Pin Connection Showing Cast Iron Connector Block

HB1176634
Detail View Of Floorbeams, Stringers And Decking Taken From Below Bridge

HB1176635


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Linville Creek, Broadway, VA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER VA-35
Building/structure dates: 1898 initial construction
Significance: This structure is an excellent example of an uncommon type of truss bridge.

Related Names
Wrought Iron Bridge Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL ELEVATION VIEW LOOKING SOUTH
2. 3/4 ELEVATION VIEW LOOKING SOUTHWEST
3. GENERAL VIEW LOOKING WEST SHOWING APPROACH 4. 'BARREL SHOT' LOOKING WEST
5. DETAIL VIEW OF UPPER CHORD INCLINED ENDPOST CONNECTION
6. DETAIL VIEW OF TOP CHORD LATERAL BRACING
7. DETAIL VIEW OF UPPER CHORD CONNECTION AT CENTER OF BRIDGE
8. DETAIL VIEW OF LOWER CHORD BRIDGE SEAT SHOWING EXPANSION ROLLERS
9. DETAIL VIEW OF LOWER CHORD PIN CONNECTION SHOWING CAST IRON CONNECTOR BLOCK
10. DETAIL VIEW OF FLOORBEAMS, STRINGERS AND DECKING TAKEN FROM BELOW BRIDGE


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