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NS - Newtown Pike Overpass (S)

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Newtown Pike Bridge -- November 21, 2009

PA Rt. 413 (Newtown Pike) looing North towards Newtown, PA going under fomrer PRR Trenton Cut Off(Now NS) underpass. Possible remains of Newtown Electric Railway utility poles on left.

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #149867

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Newtown Pike on Norfolk Southern Railway (Former PRR Trenton Cut Off)
Location
Langhorne (Lower Makefield Twp) PA, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1890
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.9 ft.
Total length: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.18481, -74.92109   (decimal degrees)
40°11'05" N, 74°55'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/506717/4448272 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Langhorne
Inventory numbers
PA 09 0413 0230 1569 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 43666 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 31, 2020: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • November 26, 2009: Added by Raymond Klein

Sources 

  • Raymond Klein - Bookshelfthe [at] msn [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

NS Newtown Pike Overpass (S)
Posted November 9, 2013, by Luke Harden (lukemh9 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Thanks, I've corrected the GPS.

Newtown Pike Bridge Langhorne, PA
Posted November 9, 2013, by Thomas Dorman (tomdorman [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Google Maps view shows wrong location, correct location probably is:

https://maps.google.com/maps?q=40%C2%B010'36%22+N,+74%C2%B05...