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Amtrak - Gwynn Falls Viaduct

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Overview
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Gwynn Falls, Baltimore Street, and CSX Railroad on Amtrak Northeast Corridor (former Pennsylvania Railroad)
Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1914
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Northeast Corridor (NEC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Three span open-spandrel concrete arch, with one closed-spandrel arch over West Baltimore Street on northeast end
Also called
PRR - Gwynn Falls Viaduct
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.28722, -76.66424   (decimal degrees)
39°17'14" N, 76°39'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/356470/4349970 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Baltimore West
Inventory number
BH 50417 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Amtrak (436)
Arch (11,274)
Baltimore, Maryland (75)
Built 1914 (719)
Built during 1910s (8,806)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,644)
Deck arch (10,511)
Have street view (22,588)
Maryland (661)
Northeast Corridor (150)
Open (36,899)
Open-spandrel arch (691)
Owned by railroad (9,959)
Pennsylvania Railroad (526)
Railroad (13,238)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • May 31, 2013: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: corrected description of spans
  • December 3, 2011: Added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com