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Yantic Falls Railroad Footbridge

Photos 

North elevation

Photo taken by Ian Martin in August 2015

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BH Photo #334791

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over New England Central Railroad on Footpath
Location
Norwich, New London County, Connecticut
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1904
Builder
- Berlin Construction Co. of Berlin, Connecticut
Railroad
- Central Vermont Railway (CV)
Design
Riveted Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.53329, -72.08998   (decimal degrees)
41°31'60" N, 72°05'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/742766/4602049 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Norwich
Inventory number
BH 68818 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 13, 2016: New Street View added by Dave King
  • August 10, 2015: New photos from Ian Martin
  • August 8, 2015: Added by Ian Martin

Sources 

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

Comments 

Yantic Falls Railroad Footbridge
Posted August 11, 2015, by Ian Martin

Thanks Nathan; sort of stumbled upon it myself while photographing the nearby railroad bridge.

Yantic Falls Railroad Footbridge
Posted August 10, 2015, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Ian: Great find, I was not aware of this one!