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The Hudson

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs (CC BY-ND)

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Overview
Through truss swing bridge over Hudson River on CSX Transportation and Amtrak
Location
Albany, Rensselaer County, New York, and Albany County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
NYDOT is evaluating whether to rehabilitate or replace the structure
History
Built 1901
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Superstructure)
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- CSX Railroad (CSXT)
- Conrail (CR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 259.9 ft.
Total length: 1,272.0 ft.
Also called
NYC - Hudson River Bridge
CSX - Hudson River Bridge
Conrail - Hudson River Bridge
PC - Hudson River Bridge
North Railroad Bridge
Freight Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.65412, -73.74132   (decimal degrees)
42°39'15" N, 73°44'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/603167/4723174 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Troy South
Inventory numbers
NY 7092890 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 50993 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 23, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added info
  • July 23, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 20, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • May 9, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added builder
  • January 17, 2012: Added by J.P.

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