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Amtrak - Warehouse Point Bridge

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Photo taken by Denimadept

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #281071

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Facts 

Overview
Deck girder bridge over Connecticut River on Amtrak Springfield Line
Location
Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Pencoyd Plant)
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Connecticut Southern Railroad (CSOR)
- Conrail (CR)
- Consolidated Railway
- Guilford Rail System (GRS)
- Hartford & New Haven Railroad (H&NH)
- Interurban
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Pan Am Railways (PAR)
- Springfield Terminal Railway (ST)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 1,470.0 ft.
Also called
Amtrak - Connecticut River Bridge
NH - Warehouse Point Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.94333, -72.61352   (decimal degrees)
41°56'36" N, 72°36'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/697824/4646238 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Broad Brook
Inventory number
BH 56318 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 10, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • November 10, 2017: New photo from Dave King
  • May 22, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Springfield Terminal Railway Co.", "Amtrak", "Railroad", "Connecticut River"
  • May 22, 2013: Added by K. A. Erickson

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Sources 

  • K. A. Erickson
  • Wikipedia - Wiki link
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke