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NYWB - Highbrook Avenue Bridge

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Overview
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Highbrook Avenue on New York, Westchester & Boston Railroad (abandoned)
Location
Pelham, Westchester County, New York
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Future prospects
Effort underway to transform the bridge into a small-scale "highline" park.
History
Built 1910
Railroad
- New York, Westchester & Boston Railroad (NYWB)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 75.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 2, 2016
Also called
Highbrook Highline (Future Name)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.91387, -73.80461   (decimal degrees)
40°54'50" N, 73°48'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/600665/4529883 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Vernon
Inventory numbers
NY 7712870 (New York State bridge identification number)
NRHP 16000487 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 62026 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
4,000

Update Log 

  • November 13, 2016: Updated by James Baughn: Bridge is NRHP listed
  • July 27, 2014: New Street View added by Ian Martin

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