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LV - Transit Road Overpass

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Lehigh Valley RR Bridge

Now abandoned, this is facing south on Transit Road

Photo taken by Paige Miller in December, 2013

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BH Photo #333447

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Transit Road/NY 78 on Lehigh Valley Railroad
Location
Depew, Erie County, New York
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1937
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Lehigh Valley Railroad (LV)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 66.9 ft.
Also called
LV Buffalo Line Bridge 437.61
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.91015, -78.69688   (decimal degrees)
42°54'37" N, 78°41'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/688000/4753410 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
NY 7030220 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 68296 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
100

Update Log 

  • July 23, 2017: New photos from Dana and Kay Klein
  • July 4, 2017: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Removed June 24th and 25th 2017
  • July 25, 2015: New photos from Paige Miller
  • July 4, 2015: New Street View added by Ian Martin

Comments 

LV - Transit Road Overpass
Posted July 23, 2017, by Dana and Kay Klein

Glad Paige got photos, GONE!