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LIRR - Cabin M Bridge

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LIRR - Dutch Kills Creek Bridge

Swing bridge in the background

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #284449

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Dutch Kills Creek on Long Island RR
Location
New York City, Queens County, New York
Status
Open to traffic; Abandonment petitioned for.
History
Built 1910
Builder
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Commuter Rail
- Long Island Railroad (LIRR)
- New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)
Design
Bascule
Also called
LIRR - Cabin M Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.73846, -73.94411   (decimal degrees)
40°44'18" N, 73°56'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/589152/4510260 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brooklyn
Inventory number
BH 61105 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 21, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 24, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • June 1, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • May 30, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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