Rating:
1 vote

CSX - CP Draw

Photos 

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

Enlarge

BH Photo #263799

Map 

Street Views 

Description 

The bridge is still in heavy use of train traffic.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Buffalo River on Csx Railroad
Location
Buffalo, Erie County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Builder
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Buffalo Creek Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Conrail (CR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 174.0 ft.
Also called
PC - CP Draw
Conrail - CP Draw
NYC - CP Draw
Control Point Draw
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.85957, -78.84811   (decimal degrees)
42°51'34" N, 78°50'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/675799/4747467 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Buffalo SE
Inventory number
BH 57608 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 6, 2017: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • September 13, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 7, 2016: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • October 20, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 2, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added photograph
  • February 20, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 29, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 29, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 14, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 29, 2013: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • August 19, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 15, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "CSX Railroad", "Navigable waterway", "Railroad"
  • August 15, 2013: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke