Wheeling Creek Bridge (Wheeling Terminal Railway)

The Wheeling Creek Bridge carried the former Wheeling Terminal Railway over Wheeling Creek in Wheeling, West Virginia and was constructed in 1888 and 1891.1 3 4

The Wheeling Terminal Railway (WT) is a former 9½ mile railroad between Martins Ferry, Ohio and Wheeling.1 3 4 In 1982, the last freight train utilized the bridge and it was subsequently abandoned.2

  1. Titchenal, Stephen. Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad History. N.p.: n.p., 2014. Print.
  2. “Wheeling Terminal Railway Bridge.” Ohio County Public Library. Web. 04 Mar. 2016.
  3. “THE WHEELING, W.VA. BRIDGE AND TERMINAL SYSTEM.” Once A Week 6.16 (1891): 13. Print.
  4. “The Wheeling Terminal Railway Company.” The Pennsylvania Railroad Company: The Corporate, Financial and Construction History of Lines Owned, Operated and Controlled To December 31, 1945, Volume III Lines West of Pittsburgh 3 (1946): 648-63. Print.

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