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NS - West Branch Black River Stone Arch

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923; Provided by an Anonymous Forum Commentor

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BH Photo #447222

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over West Branch Black River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- E. W. Ensign
Railroads
- Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railroad (LS&MS)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 235.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.37024, -82.11687   (decimal degrees)
41°22'13" N, 82°07'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/406596/4580460 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grafton
Inventory number
BH 54846 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2020: New photo from Luke
  • May 14, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added image per forum comment
  • December 7, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Norfolk Southern Railway", "Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke