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NH - Death Trap Bridge

Photo 

Elimination of Death Trap. Showing overhead crossing, trolley tracks and trolley making the turn from Windsor toward Windsor Locks

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #392971

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Palisado Avenue & Connecticut Company tracks on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
Location
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1917
Railroads
- Connecticut Company (ConnCo)
- Hartford Street Railway
- Interurban
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Streetcar
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.85415, -72.64220   (decimal degrees)
41°51'15" N, 72°38'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/695719/4636270 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hartford North
Inventory number
BH 77474 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 31, 2017: Added by Dave King

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Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com