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Amtrak - Erie Boulevard Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr

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BH Photo #178028

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Baltimore through truss bridge over Erie Boulevard on Amtrak
Location
Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1905
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Conrail (CR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 162.7 ft.
Total length: 167.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.81667, -73.94139   (decimal degrees)
42°49'00" N, 73°56'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/586542/4740999 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Schenectady
Inventory numbers
NY 7203319 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26765 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 21, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 10, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • January 1, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 9, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Corrected build date
  • January 29, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Changed name: CSX does not use this bridge
  • September 19, 2010: New photo from Doug Kerr

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Doug Kerr
  • Luke
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

NS - Erie Boulevard Overpass
Posted July 15, 2016, by Jeffrey Oswald (Amtrak207 [at] hotmail [dot] com)

The stated owner of this structure is incorrect. It is owned by [CSX].... and leased by Amtrak.