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NS - Pocomoke River Bridge

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CR - Pocomoke River Bridge

Pocomoke City MD

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #291036

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck girder bridge over Pocomoke River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Pocomoke City, Worcester County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Deck girder swing
Also called
Conrail - Pocomoke River Bridge
PC - Pocomoke River Bridge
PRR - Pocomoke River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.07179, -75.57443   (decimal degrees)
38°04'18" N, 75°34'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/449615/4213935 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pocomoke City
Inventory number
BH 62440 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1940 (1,074)
Built during 1940s (4,093)
Conrail (1,560)
Deck girder (5,745)
Girder (10,234)
Maryland (783)
Movable (2,970)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,919)
Open (39,882)
Owned by railroad (12,423)
Penn Central Railroad (1,350)
Pennsylvania Railroad (884)
Pocomoke City, Maryland (1)
Railroad (15,414)
Swing (1,453)
Worcester County, Maryland (8)

Update Log 

  • October 21, 2018: New photos from Timothy and Joann Phillips
  • August 24, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 11, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Timothy and Joann Phillips