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CSX Railroad Bridge (U.S. Route 76), U.S. Route 76 spanning CSX Railroad, Jalapa, Newberry County, SC

CSX Railroad Bridge (U.S. Route 76), U.S. Route 76 spanning CSX Railroad, Jalapa, Newberry County, SC

 
 
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Significance: The U.S. Route 76 Bridge over the CSX Railroad is one of the earliest extant bridges built under the auspices of the South Carolina State Highway Commission. It is a representative example of a reinforced concrete T-beam bridge, one of only forty of this type built in the state between 1900 and 1929 that remain unaltered. It is also significant for its association with the Highway Commission's award-winning Bridge Division.
Survey number: HAER SC-34
Building/structure dates: 1928 Initial Construction

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
South Carolina State Highway Department
Cherokee Construction Company
South Carolina Department of Transportation
Pennell, J Roy
Moorefield, Charles H
Anderson, N S
Barnwell, Joseph W, Jr
Harwell, A
McGowan, Samuel
Sawyer, Ben M
Gooding, W J
C. N. & L. Railroad
CSX Railroad
New South Associates, contractor
Calloway, Deborah, transmitter
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