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NS - Iron Curtain Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Cleveland Public Library Photograph Collection

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in February 2017

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BH Photo #378294

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Iron Curtian Conrail Railroad
Location
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1947
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Pennsylvania through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.49996, -81.70878   (decimal degrees)
41°29'60" N, 81°42'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/440843/4594502 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cleveland South
Inventory number
BH 62935 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Cleveland, Ohio (100)
Conrail (864)
Cuyahoga County, Ohio (169)
Lost (20,273)
Lost 1947 (29)
Lost during 1940s (282)
Movable (2,779)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,506)
Ohio (2,996)
Owned by railroad (10,650)
Pennsylvania truss (415)
Railroad (14,001)
Replaced by new bridge (13,369)
Swing (1,323)
Through truss (13,359)
Truss (30,185)

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2018: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • December 2, 2018: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • February 9, 2017: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • January 23, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 8, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler