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Abandoned LIRR - 103rd Avenue Overpass

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    Overview
    Abandoned beam bridge over 103rd Avenue on Abandoned Long Island Railroad Rockaway Branch
    Location
    New York City, Queens County, New York
    Status
    Abandoned, Proposed to become a rail-trail corridor
    Future prospects
    Entire corridor from Rego park to Ozone Park is proposed to be converted into the QueensWay trail corridor.
    History
    Abandoned in the 1950s after a fire damaged a bridge over Jamaica Bay.
    Railroads
    - Long Island Railroad (LIRR)
    - Rapid Transit
    Design
    Beam
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +40.68330, -73.84131   (decimal degrees)
    40°40'60" N, 73°50'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    18/597913/4504246 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Jamaica
    Inventory number
    BH 70227 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

    Update Log 

    • December 11, 2015: New Street View added by Luke

    Sources 

    • Luke