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Mount Meridian Bridge, Spanning Middle River at State Route 769, Mount Meridian, Augusta County, VA



B&W Photos

HB1191121
Bridge In Context, View West

HB1191122
Bridge In Context, View East

HB1191123
North Elevation Oblique, View Southwest

HB1191124
South Elevation Oblique, View Northwest

HB1191125
Westernmost Span South Elevation, View North

HB1191126
Approach From East, View West

HB1191127
Approach From West, View East

HB1191128
East Portal And Deck, View West

HB1191129
West Portal And Deck, View East

HB1191130
Stringer And Beam System Underneath, View East

HB1191131
East Abutment, South Side, View North

HB1191132
Easternmost Pier, View North

HB1191133
Detail Of Shoes On Westernmost Pier, South Side, View North

HB1191134
Detail Of L2, Easternmost Span, South Side, View North

HB1191135
Detail Of L4, Easternmost Span, South Side, View North

HB1191136
Detail Of U6 Upper End Connection, Westernmost Span, North Side, View East-northeast

HB1191137
Detail Of U2 And U3, Westernmost Span, North Side, View Northeast

HB1191138
Detail Of Bridge Plaque And Portal Strut, West Side, View East


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Middle River at State Route 769, Mount Meridian vicinity, VA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER VA-98
Significance: The Mount Meridian Bridge is a representative example of a pin-connected steel Pratt through truss typical of late nineteenth century factory-manufactured bridges.

Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. BRIDGE IN CONTEXT, VIEW WEST
2. BRIDGE IN CONTEXT, VIEW EAST
3. NORTH ELEVATION OBLIQUE, VIEW SOUTHWEST
4. SOUTH ELEVATION OBLIQUE, VIEW NORTHWEST
5. WESTERNMOST SPAN SOUTH ELEVATION, VIEW NORTH
6. APPROACH FROM EAST, VIEW WEST
7. APPROACH FROM WEST, VIEW EAST
8. EAST PORTAL AND DECK, VIEW WEST
9. WEST PORTAL AND DECK, VIEW EAST
10. STRINGER AND BEAM SYSTEM UNDERNEATH, VIEW EAST
11. EAST ABUTMENT, SOUTH SIDE, VIEW NORTH
12. EASTERNMOST PIER, VIEW NORTH
13. DETAIL OF SHOES ON WESTERNMOST PIER, SOUTH SIDE, VIEW NORTH
14. DETAIL OF L2, EASTERNMOST SPAN, SOUTH SIDE, VIEW NORTH
15. DETAIL OF L4, EASTERNMOST SPAN, SOUTH SIDE, VIEW NORTH
16. DETAIL OF U6 UPPER END CONNECTION, WESTERNMOST SPAN, NORTH SIDE, VIEW EAST-NORTHEAST
17. DETAIL OF U2 AND U3, WESTERNMOST SPAN, NORTH SIDE, VIEW NORTHEAST
18. DETAIL OF BRIDGE PLAQUE AND PORTAL STRUT, WEST SIDE, VIEW EAST


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