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CSX - Cuyahoga River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #263770

Map 

Street Views 

Video 

Csx rail bridge

A Scherzer rolling lift bridge

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Description 

Its twin the Newburgh & South Shore Railroad bridge was removed in 1994.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Cuyahoga River on Csx Railroad
Location
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Status
Still in use
History
Built 1911
Builders
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Cleveland Terminal & Valley Railroad (CT&V)
Design
This Scherzer rolling lift bridge is near 1 490 bridge
Dimensions
Total length: 200.0 ft.
Also called
B&O Cuyahoga River Bridge #460
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.47950, -81.67433   (decimal degrees)
41°28'46" N, 81°40'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/443700/4592208 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cleveland South
Inventory number
BH 57566 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2017: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • March 22, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 28, 2017: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • September 15, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • May 20, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 26, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 23, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 4, 2016: New video from Douglas Butler
  • December 30, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • December 29, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 24, 2015: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • November 17, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 4, 2015: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • April 20, 2015: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • November 29, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 12, 2014: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • August 14, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Updated status.
  • August 14, 2013: Updated by Don Morrison: Set map coordinates
  • August 13, 2013: Added by Douglas Butler

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