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MNCW - Still River/West Street Bridge

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Description 

Former NH Maybrook Line, once a major through route via the Poughkeepsie Railroad Bridge (now Walkway Over the Hudson). Now controlled by Metro-North and used for very infrequent equipment moves.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over West Street & Still River on Former NH Maybrook Line
Location
Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Status
Out of service
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Housatonic Railroad (HRRC)
- Metro-North Commuter Railroad (MNCW)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Deck & through plate girder combination; curb columns on West Street overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.39308, -73.46339   (decimal degrees)
41°23'35" N, 73°27'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/628462/4583533 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Danbury
Inventory number
BH 68782 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2015: New Street View added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin