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Abandoned W&LE - Cuyahoga River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2015

BH Photo #342616

Map 

Street Views 

Video 

Abandoned wheeling & lake Erie lift bridge

Abandoned in locked position also discussion of a former River Terminal rail Scherzer type

Douglas Butler

Play video on YouTube

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Wheeling & Lake Erie RR
Location
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Status
Derelict/abandoned Raised
History
Built 1956 abandoned in 2001
Builder
- Waddell & Harrington of Kansas City, Missouri
Railroad
- Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway (WLE)
Design
Pennsylvania through truss vertical lift
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.46972, -81.66913   (decimal degrees)
41°28'11" N, 81°40'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/444126/4591118 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cleveland South
Inventory number
BH 61134 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2016: New video from Douglas Butler
  • November 27, 2015: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • August 5, 2015: New photos from Luke
  • August 4, 2015: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • February 16, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • February 15, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 31, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke