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Rail Yard Crossing

Photo 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2010

BH Photo #405395

Map 

Description 

Formally a long pony truss that once crossed the Nofolk Southern Rail Yard.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Norfolk Southern Railyard on Former 17th Street Bridge
Location
Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built Unknown
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.54960, -78.37094   (decimal degrees)
40°32'59" N, 78°22'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/722618/4492082 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bellwood
Inventory number
BH 53666 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 26, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Norfolk Southern Railway"

Sources 

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