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EL - Newtown Creek Bridge

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IMG_4871 | by Russ Nelson

Photo by Russ Nelson

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

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BH Photo #331309

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Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Newtown Creek on former Erie-Lackawanna Railroad
Location
Elmira, Chemung County, New York
Status
Open to pedestrians
Railroads
- Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad (DLW)
- Erie Lackawanna Railroad (EL)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Skewed Baltimore through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.08949, -76.78313   (decimal degrees)
42°05'22" N, 76°46'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/352529/4661250 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elmira
Inventory number
BH 63752 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 17, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 28, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Riveted"
  • November 28, 2016: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 11, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • July 5, 2015: Photo imported by Ian Martin
  • October 21, 2014: New Street View added by Ian Martin

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EL - Newtown Creek Bridge
Posted February 17, 2017, by Nick Schmiedeler

That thing is amazing.....others that look similar? Never seen one quite like it.