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ND&C - West Glenham Bridge (Oldest)

Photos 

NDC - Fishkill Creek Bridge (Oldest)

Photo taken from kinglyheirs.com used with permission from Bernard Rudberg

BH Photo #359288

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Fishkill Creek on ND&C Railroad
Location
Dutchess County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built before 1881; Replaced 1894
Railroads
- Central New England Railway (CNE)
- Newburgh, Dutchess, & Connecticut Railroad (ND&C)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
ND&C - Fishkill Creek Bridge (Oldest)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.51603, -73.94107   (decimal degrees)
41°30'58" N, 73°56'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/588359/4596585 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wappingers Falls
Inventory number
BH 72895 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 25, 2016: New photos from Dave King
  • July 24, 2016: Added by Dave King

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • NDC Railroad between Glenham and Hopewell Junction - The Central New England Railway (CNE) / Newburgh, Dutchess and Connecticut Railroad between Glenham to Hopewell Junction. The Newburgh, Dutchess and Connecticut Railroad became part of the CNE. The CNE became part of the New York, New Haven & Hartfor

Comments 

ND&C - West Glenham Bridge (Oldest)
Posted August 4, 2016, by Bernard Rudberg (BRudberg [at] optonline [dot] net)

This bridge was built by the Dutchess & Colunbia RR, a predecessor of the ND&C RR. It went into service in 1869.