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ST - West Main Street Overpass

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Description 

Onetime four track span (three spans remaining, one in use) crossing West Main Street on the former NYNH&H Highland and Naugatuck Divisions.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over West Main Street on Pan Am Railways Waterbury Branch
Location
Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Railroads
- Guilford Rail System (GRS)
- Hartford, Providence & Fishkill Railroad (HP&F)
- Naugatuck Railroad (NAUG)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Pan Am Railways (PAR)
- Springfield Terminal Railway (ST)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 68.0 ft.
Total length: 106.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.55834, -73.05008   (decimal degrees)
41°33'30" N, 73°03'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/662603/4602576 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waterbury
Inventory numbers
CT 00600R (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 62513 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2014: New Street View added by Ian Martin

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