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PRR - Sleepy Hollow Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by nathan myers in April 2015

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BH Photo #349801

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Basin Run Creek on Railroad
Location
Rising Sun, Cecil County, Maryland
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroads
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad (PWB)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
PWB - Basin Run Bridge
PRR - Basin Run Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.65862, -76.14498   (decimal degrees)
39°39'31" N, 76°08'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/401778/4390494 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Conowingo Dam
Inventory number
BH 71299 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 11, 2016: Added by nathan myers

Sources 

  • Nathan Myers - nathanmyers94 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Basin Run Railroad Bridge
Posted March 15, 2016, by nathan myers (nathanmyers94 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

If I remember correctly it is pretty low. It is on a remote backroad.

Basin Run Railroad Bridge
Posted March 12, 2016, by Don Morrison

Photo 5 has a road sign saying 10 foot clearance.

Basin Run Railroad Bridge
Posted March 12, 2016, by Mike Daffron (daffronmike [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Wow, looks like very tall vehicle wouldn't make it under. Is it as low as it looks?