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NYC RR spur Bridge

Photo 

NYC RR Spur Bridge

looking west in 2011

Photo taken by Russ Nelson

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #461185

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Amtrak/CSX Railroad on NYC RR spur
Location
Albany, Albany County, New York
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Conrail (CR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.67352, -73.76579   (decimal degrees)
42°40'25" N, 73°45'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/601129/4725298 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85811 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,545)
Albany County, New York (93)
Albany, New York (33)
Amtrak (524)
CSX Railroad (1,603)
Conrail (1,436)
Deck truss (1,687)
New York (4,134)
New York Central Railroad (805)
Penn Central Railroad (1,214)
Truss (32,311)

Update Log 

  • November 25, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • July 2, 2019: Added

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Mystery Bridge
Posted July 3, 2019, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

The 1953 quad shows this as a spur coming off the yard to the NW. It cuts across two lines, this one and another 100 yards to the NE. Same railroad.