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Providence and Worcester Railroad I-278 Bridge

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Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in December 2016

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BH Photo #372213

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Overview
Baltimore through truss bridge over P&WRR;CSXTRR;Amtrac on I-278
Location
New York, Bronx County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1960
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.7 ft.
Total length: 122.7 ft.
Deck width: 94.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.82265, -73.88663   (decimal degrees)
40°49'22" N, 73°53'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/593887/4519666 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73019 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 31, 2016: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

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  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Providence and Worcester Railroad I-278 Bridge
Posted August 1, 2016, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Well, since a Baltimore is a sub-type of a Pratt... I would roll with it.

Providence and Worcester Railroad I-278 Bridge
Posted August 1, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

It is definitely a bizarre bridge. I have never seen anything like it. Sometimes the line between Pratt and Baltimore can be a bit blurry...

Providence and Worcester Railroad I-278 Bridge
Posted July 31, 2016, by Royce and Bobette Haley (roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Anyone have an opinion on type of truss, I have it listed as Baltimore.

Royce