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LI - Jamaica Avenue Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in October 2020

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BH Photo #484319

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony/through plate girder bridge over Jamaica Avenue on Long Island Railroad Rockaway Branch
Location
New York City, Queens County, New York
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1913
Railroads
- Long Island Railroad (LI)
- Rapid Transit
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 73.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.69500, -73.84678   (decimal degrees)
40°41'42" N, 73°50'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/597434/4505539 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jamaica
Inventory numbers
NY 7705450 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 70231 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 16, 2020: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • December 11, 2015: New Street View added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com