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NS - Winchester Bridge

Photo 

Beutiful Sight

N&W 611 going westbound the trestle at Winchester, Ohio on an excursion in 1994.

J. E. Landum, August 1994

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BH Photo #190746

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck girder bridge over Elk Fork on Norfolk & Southern Railroad
Location
Winchester, Adams County, Ohio
History
Built 1975
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
Cow Pasture Crossing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.94593, -83.62338   (decimal degrees)
38°56'45" N, 83°37'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/272647/4314049 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seaman
Inventory number
BH 46934 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 6, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Tall Bridges" due to height
  • December 28, 2010: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: correction again Norfolk & Southern Railroad is the up-dated name of Norfolk & Western
  • December 23, 2010: New Street View added by Daniel Hopkins
  • December 22, 2010: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Corrected name of railroad it carries to Norfolk & Western
  • December 10, 2010: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added name of the fork it crosses
  • November 11, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • November 11, 2010: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added status update

Sources 

  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net
  • Nathan Holth