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Broadway Viaduct (Older)

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #353970

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over New York Central Railroad on Broadway & Cohoes Railway Co.
Location
Rensselaer, Rensselaer County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Railroads
- Broadway & Cohoes Railway
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Streetcar
Design
Double-intersection Warren through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.64558, -73.74037   (decimal degrees)
42°38'44" N, 73°44'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/603259/4722227 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Troy South
Inventory number
BH 72308 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 8, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Broadway Viaduct (Older)
Posted November 24, 2019, by John Marvig (marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This one definitely looks like it was constructed of secondhand railroad trusses.