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Ruxton PRR Overpass

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The Cast Iron Bridge at Ruxton

Archives-"The history and construction of the cast iron bridge over the Pennsylvania Railroad tracks at Ruxton, Maryland" By G.B. Coe

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley

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BH Photo #295342

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Pennsylvania Railroad on Labelle Avenue
Location
Ruxton, Baltimore County, Maryland
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1888
Railroad
- Northern Central Railroad
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 72.3 ft.
Total length: 72.3 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Also called
The Cast Iron Bridge at Ruxton
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.39810, -76.64534   (decimal degrees)
39°23'53" N, 76°38'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/358325/4362246 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 63117 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2016: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Changed name to more uniform style
  • September 23, 2014: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV