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Amtrak - Hartford Tunnel

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Hartford Tunnel View Northeast

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Photo submitted by Chester Gehman

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BH Photo #404070

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Amtrak Springfield Line on US 44 (Main Street) and Albany Avenue in Hartford
Location
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1871
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Connecticut Southern Railroad (CSOR)
- Hartford & New Haven Railroad (H&NH)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.9 ft.
Total length: 56.1 ft.
Deck width: 51.8 ft.
Also called
Main Street Amtrak Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.77362, -72.67711   (decimal degrees)
41°46'25" N, 72°40'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/693062/4627249 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hartford North
Inventory numbers
CT 979 (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 12097 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2014)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 62.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
13,300

Update Log 

  • October 2, 2017: New photo from Chester Gehman
  • August 2, 2014: New Street View added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com