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Bridge across Little Kanawha River, Gilmer County, W. Va.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

Bridge across Little Kanawha River, Gilmer County, W. Va.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges,
  • Gilmer County (W. Va.),
  • West Virginia

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBridge across Little Kanawha River, Gilmer County, West Virginia
    SeriesH.rp.150
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16128290M

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Bridge across Little Kanawha River, Gilmer County, W. Va. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Wirt County, WV ORDERS Construction built a new ' long bridge over the Little Kanawha River near Elizabeth, WV. The structure incorporated two river piers supported on drilled caissons, with abutments on driven piling. The Little Kanawha River is a tributary of the Ohio River, mi ( km) long, in western West Virginia in the United the Ohio, it is part of the watershed of the Mississippi River, draining an area of 2, mi² (6, km²) on the unglaciated portion of the Allegheny served as an important commercial water route in the early history of West Virginia, particularly in • location: Upshur County, West Virginia.

Lin International’s innovative Kanawha River Bridge is a record-setting segmental box girder structure built as part of the I Widening Project in Kanawha County, West Virginia. The bridge carries I eastbound traffic consisting of three through lanes, one auxiliary lane, and shoulders.

The overall bridge length is 2,ft, including a record ft main span, which is the longest box girder span in. Stouts Mill Bridge Gilmer County, WV Name of Property County, State Section number 7 Page 1 The Stouts Mills Bridge (#) is located along the Little Kanawha River, 10 miles upriver from Glenville.

The bridge once carried County Route 40 traffic over the Little Kanawha River, a tributary of the Ohio River.

Fidler's Mill on Little Kanawha. The mile Little Kanawha River drains approximately 2, square miles of northern and central West Virginia (WV). The river sources at the junction of its north and south forks near Kanawha Head, WV, in southern Upshur County and flows northwestward through southern Lewis County, northern Braxton County, central Gilmer County, and central Calhoun County to.

Jakkula has an entry for "Gauley River Bridge" with little information, citing the American Railroad Journal, Vol. 37, No.July 2,p "A suspension bridge built over the Gauley River, Virginia, by the Government in " It is unclear if this reference is for the same bridge.

State Project S 00, Fink Creek W-Beam Bridge, located in Gilmer County, West Virginia. This project shall consist of Contract Plans for the renovation of a bridge carrying West Virginia Route 47 over Fink Creek. The existing bridge is feet long by feet wide and is located miles west of County Route Job’s Temple, a church nestled on a hillside near the confluence of Job’s Run and the Little Kanawha River in Gilmer County, had its origins in the differences leading up to the Civil War.

The church was an offshoot of an earlier congregation, Pisgah Caudy’s Castle Forks of Cacapon, west of Bloomery in Hampshire County.

He Bridge across Little Kanawha River Samilda Stump, in Gilmer County WV, on Janu Taylor Randolph Stump was a skilled cabinetmaker by trade and farmed about acres of land at the old homestead. He also was a member of the State Legislature.

His homestead located on the upper Little Kanawha River, not far from the headwaters of the stream. The Old Pratt Truss Bridge spans feet across the Little Kanawha River.

Inthe Gilmer County Commission purchased steel components from the Canton Iron Works, Canton, Ohio and contracted with Stewart and Sheirriff’s of Richmond, Virginia to build the bridge. Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Little Kanawha River on Railroad Location Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia Status Replaced by a new bridge History Built ; Replaced Builder - Phoenix Bridge Co.

of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania Railroads - Gilmer County & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO) - Ohio River Railroad () Design Whipple. Gilmer County. West Virginia. Bear Fork Bridge Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Sliding Run on Old West Virginia 5 Derelict/abandoned.

Stouts Mill Bridge Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Little Kanawha River on County Route 40 Open to pedestrians Built by Canton Bridge Company. : Historic Bridges of the. Acts of the General Assembly of Virginia. Passed at the Session Commencing December 4,and ending Ma In the Seventy - Third Year of the Commonwealth.

Chap. - An ACT concerning the Little Kanawha bridge company. [Passed, Ma ] 1. Located on County Ro just after the County Route 19/50 junction. Must cross the field to the Little Kanawha River, just after the first house on the right, cross over the bridge, then drive across another field.

Cemetery is fenced & on a little knoll to the right, almost to another section of the River. The bridge spands the Little Kanawha River between West Virginia Routes 30 and 5. Although overgrown with brush, the site retains much of its historic appearance.

Originally called Fort Logan, the Union garrison overlooked the confluence of the Ohio and Little Kanawha rivers at Parkersburg. When West Virginia became a state, Jthe fort was renamed for "Arthur I.

Fort Randolph -Allegheny frontier, was located on the north bank of the Kanawha River at its mouth, at "Point Pleasant. WVRHC's growing online collection of 50,+ historic images pertaining to West Virginia and the central Appalachian region, digitized from the Center's extensive physical collection.

The Little Kanawha has a few different community groups working to improve the river by sponsoring clean ups and supporting a water trail. Sections: Burnsville Dam to Gilmer/Braxton County Line. 9 miles; Put-In:Take-Out: ,; Gilmer/Braxton County Line to Sand Fork.

miles. The Little Kanawha River is a tributary of the Ohio River, mi ( km) long, [1] in western West Virginia in the United States.

Via the Ohio, it is part of the watershed of the Mississippi River, draining an area of 2, mi² (6, km²) [2] on the unglaciated portion of the Allegheny Plateau. The Stouts Mills Bridge (#) is located along the Little Kanawha River, 10 miles upriver from Glenville.

The bridge once carried County Route 40 traffic over the Little Kanawha River, a tributary of the Ohio River. It is a simple span steel pin-connected Baltimore Camelback through truss supported by semi-stub cut stone masonry abutments. Alum Bridge in the region of West Virginia is located in United States - some mi (or km) West of Washington, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Alum Bridge Time in Alum Bridge is now AM (Sunday). The family soon moved to Sand Fork in Gilmer County. Being about 17 years old, he worked on the bridge being built across the Little Kanawha River coming into Glenville on Rt He went from there to Harry Deckers Garage in Sand Fork for 13 years and taught himself to be an auto mechanic and drove one of the big new school buses in Gilmer.

Little Kanawha River: | | | Little Kanawha River | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most. The Little Kanawha River is a tributary of the Ohio River, mi ( km) long, in western West Virginia in the United States.

Via the Ohio, it is part of the watershed of the Mississippi River, draining an area of 2, mi² (6, km²) on the unglaciated portion of the Allegheny Plateau. It served as an important commercial water route in the early history of West Virginia, particularly in.

CHARLESTON, (WCHS/WVAH) — Many schools are closed Friday due to high water causing hazards on roadways. All Calhoun and Gilmer county public schools are closed due to.

A "state road" connecting the West Fork River valley with Charleston followed the general route of present-day Routes 33/ until it reached the forks of Steer Creek [Stumptown]. According to Col. D.S. Deweese, the road did not go up Bear Fork like it does today but went "over the mountain" to the upper West Fork of the Little Kanawha River.

Gilmer County Little Kanawha River - Leading Creek: Stream: Little Kanawha River: Site: Leading Creek: Directions: At the mouth of Leading Ck off State Rt. 5, miles downstream from Glenville: Access Type: Boat Slide: Access For: Small Boats: Other Site Information: Ramp: Concrete Car Parking: 15 spaces Lot Type: Gravel Owner.

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Gilmer in the region of West Virginia is a town in United States - some mi (or km) West of Washington, the country's capital city. Interactive map of Gilmer Current time in Gilmer. Calhoun County Page Calhoun County was formed in from Gilmer.

It contains square miles, and was named for John C. Calhoun. Its county seat is Grantsville, 40 miles from Sutton and 22 miles below Glenville on the Little Kanawha River. Listed in the National Register inthe Stouts Mill Bridge across the Little Kanawha River in Gilmer County served the community for years.

It is now closed to traffic. To date, West Virginia has indivi-dual and district nominations in the National Register of Historic Places com-pris buildings, sites, structures and objects.

Ground broken for construction of Little Kanawha bridge Ground was broken today by the Brady Construction Company for the new bridge across the Little Kanawha River. The beginning of. The Little Kanawha River is a tributary of the Ohio River, mi ( km) long, in western West Virginia in the United States.

Via the Ohio, it is part of the watershed of the Mississippi River, draining an area of 2, mi² (6, km²) [2] on the unglaciated portion of the Allegheny Plateau. Glenville, West Virginia: | | | |Glenville, West Virginia| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and.

bridge, Omner,W. Va successor and assigns, to construct, maintain, and operate a bridge and approaches thereto across the Little Kanawha River at a point suitable to the interest of navigation, at or near Gilmer Station on the Coal and Coke Railway, in the County of Gilmer, in the State.

of West Virginia, in accordance with the. - Explore twelmore's board "Gilmer Co. WV History" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Gilmer, West virginia, History pins. Reporting on the industrial development in Parkersburg byour Guide to the Mountain State says that “Although it is one of the five major centers of population and manufacturing in West Virginia, the city proper is spared the usual congestion, smoke, and disorder of an industrial city, for most of the plants are grouped along the Little Kanawha River in an unincorporated section at the.

Glenville Truss Bridge is a historic Pratt Through Truss bridge that spans the Little Kanawha River at Glenville, Gilmer County, West Virginia. The bridge was built in The bridge is feet, 6. Planning a trip to Glenville.

Build a plan using Glenville trip planner and get the right plan for your holiday. AboutJames w. Keith, who lived on Duck Run Road, purchased a motor car. He was not happy with the ford over the Little Kanawha River and began soliciting the county for a bridge to be built.

At that time, counties were responsible for their roads and Gilmer County did not have the money for such an undertaking.The Little Kanawha River Bridge, Grantsville, WV.

This is a postcard, and on the back, in Mae (Stump) Elliott's handwriting (she was my father's cousin, and the daughter of Pratt Stump, son of Taylor Randolph), is a note to my father which reads: "Thurman, our Grandfather Zack was President of the County Court when this bridge was built in Bellaire is a village in Belmont County, Ohio, United States.

It is part of the Wheeling, West Virginia Metropolitan Statistical Area, and Wheeling is across the Ohio to the east. The population was 4, at the census, having had its peak in The city is located along the Ohio River.