The Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O) Piney Creek Subdivision Bridge spans New River at Prince, West Virginia.This three-span thru truss bridge was constructed by the A&P Roberts Company and Pendoyd Iron Works of Pendoyd, Pennsylvania in 1899 (1) for the C&O’s Piney Creek Subdivision. It parallels West Virginia Route 41 and climbs Piney Gorge to a small rail yard at Raleigh.(2)

Statistics

  • Designation: CSX
  • Type: Parker through truss
Sources
  1. Bridge plaque.
  2. Hopkins, John. “THE CHESAPEAKE & OHIO RAILWAY.” March 15, 2007 Article.