Bridge over North Fork of Roanoke River

Address: S of jct. of VA 637 and 603 over North Fork of Roanoake River, Ironto, Virginia. County/parish: Montgomery.

NRIS 89001802

Removed from the National Register of Historic Places March 19, 2001.

Part of Montgomery County MPS (NRIS 64500684).

From Wikipedia:

Bridge over North Fork of Roanoke River

Bridge over North Fork of Roanoke River was a historic Pratt truss bridge located near Ironto, Montgomery County, Virginia. It was built by the King Bridge Company in 1892, and was a pin-connected through Pratt truss spanning 105 feet (32 m) between cast-in-place concrete abutments. It had ornamental steel lattice portal bracing around the top of the portals. The bridge was removed in 1995-1996, and replaced with new bridge.

The bridge was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989 and delisted in 2001.

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Architects:

  • King Iron Bridge and Manufacturing Co.

Architectural styles:

  • Other

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/89001802

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