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Queen Anne Railroad Overpass

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Queen Anne Railroad Overpass

Photo taken by Alexander D. Mitchell IV in March 2011

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BH Photo #361813

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Description 

Railroad line acquired by state department of transportation 1976 to preserve rail service via designated operator, but rail service was abandoned over this bridge ca. 1982.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Old Queen Anne Highway (Business Md. 404) and Norwich Creek on former Maryland & Delaware Easton Branch (ex-Pennsylvania RR)
Location
Queen Anne, Queen Anne's County, Maryland
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Maryland & Delaware Railroad (MDDE)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.91719, -75.95741   (decimal degrees)
38°55'02" N, 75°57'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/416998/4308022 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73386 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2016: New Street View added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV