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CSX - Potomac River Bridge

Photo 

CSX Potomac River Bridge

2015 photo by Warren W. Jenkins, courtesy of John Floyd II

Photo by Warren W. Jenkins via Facebook, used with permission

View this photo at scontent-iad3-1.xx.fbcdn.net

BH Photo #351645

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost deck truss bridge over North Branch Potomac River on CSX Railroad
Location
Allegany County, Maryland
Status
Replaced by a new bridge 2015
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Pratt deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.58693, -78.73649   (decimal degrees)
39°35'13" N, 78°44'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/694381/4384360 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 70928 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Allegany County, Maryland (95)
Built during 1900s (6,285)
CSX Railroad (1,249)
Deck truss (1,509)
Lost (18,691)
Lost 2015 (205)
Lost during 2010s (2,003)
Maryland (654)
Owned by railroad (9,825)
Pratt deck truss (304)
Pratt truss (8,020)
Railroad (13,091)
Replaced by new bridge (12,387)
Truss (29,449)

Update Log 

  • April 15, 2016: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Photo added; bridge replaced by new deck girder bridge 2016
  • February 10, 2016: Added by Zachary S

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