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Amtrak - Gower Road Overpass

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Gower Road Tunnel

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in May 2014

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BH Photo #311515

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Gower Road
Location
Schenectady County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Fonda, Johnstown & Gloversville Railroad (FJ&G)
- Interurban
- Rail-to-road
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.86679, -74.02007   (decimal degrees)
42°52'00" N, 74°01'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/580045/4746488 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 65193 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 23, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 29, 2015: Photo imported by Ian Martin
  • January 1, 2015: Added by Jack Schmidt

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Amtrak - Gower Road Overpass
Posted May 29, 2016, by Matt C (mgccunning [at] aol [dot] com)

I believe the trolley went under the Washout road underpass, which is the next road west of Gower road. A trolley wouldn't be able to fit through this one.