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LV - Middle Branch Tioughnioga Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Russ Nelson in April 2010

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BH Photo #192574

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Description 

Unique example of a Howe Deck Truss on a massive set of cut stone abutments.

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Middle Branch Tioughnioga Creek on former Elmira, Corning & Northern Railroad
Location
Madison County, New York
Status
Abandoned, but intact
Railroads
- Elmira, Corning & Northern Railway (EC&N)
- Lehigh Valley Railroad (LV)
Design
Howe deck truss
Also called
Elmira, Corning & Northern Bridge - Middle Branch Tioughnioga Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.80370, -75.84059   (decimal degrees)
42°48'13" N, 75°50'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/431267/4739358 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Erieville
Elevation
1390 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 47777 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • January 21, 2011: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type
  • January 20, 2011: Added by Russ Nelson

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