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DL&W - Lower Buffalo River Drawbridge

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DL&W - Buffalo Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in May 2015

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BH Photo #326314

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Overview
Lost Warren through truss bascule bridge over Buffalo Creek on Delaware Lackawanna & Western Railroad
Location
Buffalo, Erie County, New York
Status
Removed
History
Built in 1913
Builders
- Pennsylvania Steel Co. of Steelton, Pennsylvania
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad (DLW)
Design
Warren through truss bascule
Dimensions
Total length: 110.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.86144, -78.84496   (decimal degrees)
42°51'41" N, 78°50'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/676051/4747680 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Buffalo SE
Inventory number
BH 50877 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • December 17, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • August 7, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 7, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 6, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 17, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added image
  • August 17, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 2, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • June 1, 2015: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • August 1, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 24, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "Navigable waterway"
  • January 9, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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