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WAG Trail - Genesee River Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Chris Bigham

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BH Photo #413434

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Genesee River on WAG Trail
Location
Allegany County, New York
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built ca. 1905
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- Rail-to-trail
- Wellsville, Addison & Galeton Railroad (WAG)
Design
Pony plate girder
Also called
WAG - Genesee River Bridge
B&O - Genesee River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.01825, -77.90190   (decimal degrees)
42°01'06" N, 77°54'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/259729/4655876 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wellsville South
Inventory number
BH 73762 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added photograph & updated name/status per forum comment
  • September 19, 2016: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

B&O - Genesee River Bridge
Posted December 7, 2017, by Chris Bigham (thebigham69 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge has been rebuilt and is now part of the WAG rail trail

Built by the Buffalo & Susquehanna RR circa 1905.