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CSOR - Hockanum River Bridge

Photos 

Looking northwest

Photo taken by Ian Martin in June 2015

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BH Photo #329579

Map 

Description 

Former HP&F Hartford-Willimantic mainline, now the CSOR Manchester Branch. Accessible via the Adams Mill hiking trail along the river.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Hockanum River on Connecticut Southern Railroad
Location
Manchester, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Connecticut Southern Railroad (CSOR)
- Conrail (CR)
- Hartford, Providence & Fishkill Railroad (HP&F)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 200.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.79356, -72.54021   (decimal degrees)
41°47'37" N, 72°32'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/704377/4629780 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 62179 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 15, 2015: New photos from Ian Martin
  • August 1, 2014: Added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin