U.S. Route 1 Nottoway River Bridge, U.S. Route 1 spanning Nottoway River, McKenney, Dinwiddie County, VA
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U.S. Route 1 spanning Nottoway River, McKenney vicinity, VA
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER VA-120
Building/structure dates: 1927 initial construction
Significance: The Route 1 Nottoway River Bridge is an example of a short-span concrete through-arch highway bridge of the extremely rare tied-arch type. The bridge was part of the final construction project completing the realignment and concrete paving of Route 1 from Washington, D.C., through Virginia to Raleigh, North Carolina, an important event in national and state transportation history.
Glidden, William P.
Hagedoin Constuction Company
Tucher, Rob, Photographer
Casella, Richard M., Historian
Pendleton, Philip E., Historian
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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