Clifford Hollow Bridge

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Clifford Hollow Bridge
Clifford Hollow Bridge.jpg
Clifford Hollow Bridge in November 2007.
Carries US 48 / WV 55
Crosses Clifford Hollow
Locale Hardy County, West Virginia
Maintained by West Virginia Division of Highways
Design Steel girder
Total length 1,522 feet (464 m)
Opened 2003
Coordinates 39°05′40″N 78°52′46″W / 39.09444°N 78.87944°W / 39.09444; -78.87944Coordinates: 39°05′40″N 78°52′46″W / 39.09444°N 78.87944°W / 39.09444; -78.87944

Clifford Hollow Bridge is a four-lane, 1,522-foot (464 m) long bridge[1] in Hardy County, West Virginia. It carries Corridor H (U.S. Route 48 and Route 55) across Clifford Hollow approximately 5 miles (8.0 km) east of Moorefield.

The bridge was completed in 2003. It rises nearly 300 feet (91 m) above the valley below and is supported by a girder-substring system with end spans of 210 feet (64 m) and four interior spans at 275.5 feet (84.0 m).[1]

Clifford Hollow Bridge was awarded winning long-span steel bridge in the 2005 National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA) Prize Bridge Award Competition.[1]

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