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LI - Powell Creek Bridge (1903)

Photo 

Photo taken by William J. Rugen

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

View this photo at digitalarchives.queenslibrary.org

BH Photo #504946

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Powell Creek on Long Island Railroad
Location
Oceanside, Nassau County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1903; Replaced 1926
Railroads
- Commuter Rail
- Long Island Railroad (LI)
- New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)
Also called
LI - Bridge #3 (1903)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.61704, -73.64995   (decimal degrees)
40°37'01" N, 73°38'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/614197/4497122 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lawrence
Inventory number
BH 69785 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 23, 2015: Added by Luke

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LI - Powell Creek Bridge (1903)
Posted August 26, 2021, by Douglas Butler

Luke

this is your entry, tell me either this is a bascule bridge, lift bridge or a removable span ?