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Reynolds Ave. Bridge

Photos 

Facing West

Facing west along the tracks to view the profile of the bridge. Behind where I stood is the 3-way split to the Gettysburg rail yard. Sorry about the dim lighting of the photos, it was an over cast day.

Daniel Hopkins, May 2011

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BH Photo #199837

Map 

Description 

A single slab bridge with decorative brick work.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Gettysburg Railroad on N. Reynolds Ave.
Location
Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1980
Design
A single slab with brick work on the underside for aesthetic purposes.
Dimensions
Total length: 150.0 ft.
Deck width: 60.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.83767, -77.24820   (decimal degrees)
39°50'16" N, 77°14'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/307631/4412159 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gettysburg
Inventory number
BH 48813 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 23, 2011: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added photos

Sources 

  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net

Comments 

Reynolds Ave. Bridge
Posted September 11, 2011, by Luke Fleming (fmj93 [at] aol [dot] com)

that rail cut was subject to some intense fighting on july 1, 1863