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NS - Yellow Breeches Creek Bridge (Leidighs)

Photos 

Wideshot from Lear Lane

Photo taken by Jodi Christman on March 2, 2011

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BH Photo #194947

Map 

Description 

Most southern line still intact. Other line disassembled.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Yellow Breeches Creek on P&R Railroad
Location
Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Builder
- Bethlehem Steel Co. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Reading Railroad (RDG)
Design
Twin through truss
Also called
Reading - Yellow Breeches Creek Bridge (Leidighs)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.14461, -77.09143   (decimal degrees)
40°08'41" N, 77°05'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/321846/4445904 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mechanicsburg
Inventory number
BH 48371 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2011: Added by Jodi Christman

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