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NYC - Wappinger Creek Bridge (Old)

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NYC & H - Wappinger Creek Bridge

Bridge removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #284679

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Wappinger Creek on New York Central & Hudson RR
Location
New Hamburg, Dutchess County, New York
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1908 ; replaced 1929
Builder
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- New York Central & Hudson River Railroad (NYC&HR)
Design
Deck plate girder rolling lift
Also called
NYC&H - Wappinger Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.58165, -73.94692   (decimal degrees)
41°34'54" N, 73°56'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/587782/4603864 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wappingers Falls
Inventory number
BH 61168 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 22, 2018: New photo from Luke
  • June 2, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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