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PRR - Boot Road Overpass

Photo 

Boot Road Bridge-- August 8, 2010

Overview

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #178840

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Boot Road on former Pennsylvania Railroad P&T Branch
Location
East Calan Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic; railroad abandoned
History
Built 1903
Railroads
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.9 ft.
Total length: 32.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.00525, -75.66141   (decimal degrees)
40°00'19" N, 75°39'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/443546/4428549 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Downingtown
Inventory numbers
PA 15 2020 0060 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 41503 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 5, 2020: New Street View added by Geoff Hubbs
  • January 22, 2015: New Street View added by Luke
  • December 16, 2011: Updated by Frank Hicks: Added GPS coordinates
  • September 21, 2010: Updated by Raymond Klein: East Calan Twp, PA in City and Overview, Owned by Railroad, USGS of Phoenixviile, PA,, Former Pennsylvania Railroad to overview

Sources 

  • Raymond Klein - Bookshelfthe [at] msn [dot] com
  • Frank Hicks
  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs