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FRR - Upside-Down Bridge

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South side

Photo taken by James Baughn in July 2009

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Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over the Erie Canal on Falls Road Railroad in Lockport
Location
Lockport, Niagara County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902 by the King Bridge Co.
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Falls Road Railroad (FRR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
Design
Riveted Baltimore deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.17352, -78.68985   (decimal degrees)
43°10'25" N, 78°41'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/687768/4782674 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lockport
Inventory number
BH 43070 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2017: New photos from Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 15, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 26, 2014: Updated by CANALLER: Added Info & Photo.
  • July 27, 2009: New photos from James Baughn

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