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NS - Maumee River Swing Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2010

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BH Photo #182557

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Maumee River on Norfolk & Southern RR, CSX, and Amtrak
Location
Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railroad (LS&MS)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Double-intersection Warren through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.63233, -83.53147   (decimal degrees)
41°37'56" N, 83°31'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/289138/4612051 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Toledo
Inventory number
BH 46510 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 6, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • December 6, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 26, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 22, 2011: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • October 16, 2010: Added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

NS Maumee River Swing Bridge
Posted December 8, 2013, by J. G (jcg [dot] apollosoyuz [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge is part of the old Lake Shore & Michigan Southern rail road's Cleveland-Chicago main-line, which would become part of the New York Central system's "Water-Level Route."