Rating:
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CSX - Great Miami River Bridge

Photos 

Entire bridge

From the 5th Street Bridge

Photo taken by Jann Mayer in July 2012

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #241201

Street Views 

Video 

2 Trains Cross Giant RR Bridge, Friendly Crews Wave, CSX Monster Train Empties The Yard, Dayton Ohio

Jaw Tooth

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Miami River on Railroad
Location
Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 225.0 ft.
Total length: 675.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.75315, -84.20044   (decimal degrees)
39°45'11" N, 84°12'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/739845/4404109 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dayton North
Inventory number
BH 53845 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

CSX Railroad (1,816)
Dayton, Ohio (48)
Great Miami River (112)
Have street view (29,832)
Montgomery County, Ohio (80)
Ohio (4,649)
Open (41,198)
Owned by railroad (13,725)
Parker through truss (1,421)
Parker truss (1,816)
Railroad (16,665)
Span length 175-250 feet (2,092)
Through truss (17,777)
Total length 500-1000 feet (3,130)
Truss (36,669)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2022: New video from Brandon Cooper
  • June 11, 2019: New Street View added by Geoff Hubbs
  • October 7, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "CSX Railroad"
  • October 7, 2012: Added by Jann Mayer

Sources 

  • Jann Mayer - jannmayer [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Brandon Cooper

Comments 

CSX - Great Miami River Bridge
Posted July 16, 2022, by George Oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I watched a railfanning video on YouTube this morning by a guy named Jawtooth that showed this bridge.He showed one of the piers that showed how well made the bridge and abutments are.I was impressed.