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CNJ/LV Overpass

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

BH Photo #410993

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss with sub-panels through truss bridge over Railroad on Railroad
Location
Lehighton, Carbon County, Pennsylvania
Status
Removed
History
Built 1906; Reinforced 1921; Removed 1985
Builder
- Lewis F. Shoemaker & Co. of Pottstown, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Central Railroad of New Jersey (CNJ)
- Lehigh Valley Railroad (LV)
Design
Warren through truss with sub-panels
Also called
CNJ Bridge No. 114/67
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.83765, -75.70788   (decimal degrees)
40°50'16" N, 75°42'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/440320/4520975 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lehighton
Inventory number
BH 53551 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 14, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • November 14, 2017: New photos from Dave King
  • September 16, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added more info, added links to imagery

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