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Amtrak - Farmington River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by John Phelan

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

View this photo at Wikimedia Commons

BH Photo #281073

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Farmington River & Pleasant Street on Amtrak Springfield Line
Location
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1867
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Connecticut Southern Railroad (CSOR)
- Guilford Rail System (GRS)
- Hartford & New Haven Railroad (H&NH)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Springfield Terminal Railway (ST)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Total length: 464.0 ft.
Deck width: 30.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 25, 1972
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.85791, -72.64129   (decimal degrees)
41°51'28" N, 72°38'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/695782/4636690 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hartford North
Inventory numbers
NRHP 72001334 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 60561 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 13, 2018: New photo from Richard Doody
  • February 25, 2018: Updated by Chester Gehman: Added length & width data
  • March 31, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Richard Doody