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LIRR - Powell Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Powell Creek on Long Island Railroad
Location
Oceanside, Nassau County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1926; Spiked shut in 1950
Railroads
- Commuter Rail
- Long Island Railroad (LIRR)
- New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)
Design
Bascule
Also called
LIRR - Bridge #3
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.61693, -73.64960   (decimal degrees)
40°37'01" N, 73°38'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/614226/4497110 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lawrence
Inventory number
BH 69784 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 23, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added additional information
  • October 23, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

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