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ST - Freight Street Overpass

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Description 

Four-track steel stringer overpass crossing Freight Street at the throat of the former NYNH&H Waterbury station and yard. All spans still have rails and see infrequent use by ST/PAR.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Freight Street on Pan Am Railways Waterbury Branch
Location
Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
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
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.0 ft.
Total length: 95.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.55612, -73.04800   (decimal degrees)
41°33'22" N, 73°02'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/662782/4602334 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waterbury
Inventory numbers
CT 04234R (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 62514 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

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

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