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MNCW - Norwalk River Bridge (Old)

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MTA - Norwalk River Bridge (Old)

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2014

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BH Photo #308686

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Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Norwalk River on Metro-North Commuter Railroad
Location
Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1888 and replaced
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Commuter Rail
- Metro-North Commuter Railroad (MNCW)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Northeast Corridor (NEC)
Design
Through truss swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 41.0 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.11958, -73.36805   (decimal degrees)
41°07'10" N, 73°22'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/637003/4553315 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sherwood Point
Inventory numbers
CT 1348 (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 64188 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 5, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 20, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler