Rating:
4 votes

Wabash/NS Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by penncentral74

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #245868

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Norfolk Southern Railway on Railroad
Location
Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio
Status
Removed
Railroads
- New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (NKP)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Also called
Wabash/NKP Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.63811, -83.55543   (decimal degrees)
41°38'17" N, 83°33'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/287162/4612752 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Toledo
Inventory number
BH 54855 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Have street view (24,314)
Lost (20,238)
Lucas County, Ohio (60)
New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (66)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,506)
Ohio (2,995)
Pin-connected (3,622)
Pratt through truss (4,747)
Pratt truss (8,281)
Railroad (13,996)
Skewed (4,783)
Through truss (13,346)
Toledo, Ohio (45)
Truss (30,160)
Wabash Railroad (552)

Update Log 

  • June 29, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • May 21, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Updated status per forum post
  • December 29, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • December 19, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added photograph.
  • December 8, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad"
  • December 8, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Pin-connected", "Skewed", "Railroad", "Norfolk Southern Railway"

Sources 

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

Comments 

Wabash/NS Overpass
Posted May 21, 2014, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Bruce,

Any chance you can share links to the videos? Thanks!

Wabash/NS Overpass
Posted May 21, 2014, by Bruce Bridges (railfan727 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I found two videos on Facebook of this bridge being demolished on May 19, 2014.