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AMTK - Leetes Island Arch


Northeast Corridor bridge over Lost Lake, December 2019

A stone arch bridge that carries the Northeast Corridor over Lost Lake in Guilford, seen in December 2019. The bridge may date to the 1852 construction of the Shore Line Railway.

Photo by Pi.1415926535

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

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BH Photo #472515

Street View 


Stone arch bridge over Great Harbor Marsh on Amtrak Northeast Corridor
Guilford, New Haven County, Connecticut
Open to traffic
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Northeast Corridor (NEC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Brownstone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.26670, -72.70417   (decimal degrees)
41°16'00" N, 72°42'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/692309/4570905 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Inventory number
BH 68640 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 17, 2022: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • May 20, 2020: Photo imported by Ian Martin
  • July 23, 2015: New Street View added by Ian Martin


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AMTK - Leetes Island Arch
Posted September 16, 2022, by Brian Raczkowski (Keepmovin1008 [at] gmail [dot] com)

These photos of the Leetes Island Arch were taken on 9/15/2023 while kayaking up into and back out of Lost Lake close to high tide. The year 1891 is inscribed on one of the stones.

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