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Island Park Trail - Genesee River Bridge

Photos 

Island Park 1

Photo taken by Dana and Kay Klein in July 2016

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BH Photo #359386

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Genesee River on Island Park Trail
Location
Wellsville, Allegany County, New York
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built ?; Abandoned 1972
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- Rail-to-trail
- Wellsville, Addison & Galeton Railroad (WAG)
Design
Steel stringer
Also called
WAG - Genesee River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.11517, -77.94467   (decimal degrees)
42°06'55" N, 77°56'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/256558/4666761 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wellsville South
Inventory number
BH 72937 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2017: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Name Changed per forum input
  • July 27, 2016: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

Comments 

Island Park Wellsville Trail Bridge
Posted December 7, 2017, by Chris Bigham (thebigham69 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Former Wellsvile, Addison & Galeton RR bridge. The railroad was abandoned in 1972.