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PRR - Market Street Overpass #1

Photos 

Photo taken by Jodi Christman 12/31/11

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BH Photo #222995

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Description 

Former PRR/CVRR pony plate girder now abandoned and just left in place.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony girder bridge over Market Street on former PRR / CVRR
Location
Lemoyne, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Status
Abandoned
Railroads
- Cumberland Valley Railroad (CVRR)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.24800, -76.89041   (decimal degrees)
40°14'53" N, 76°53'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/339215/4456997 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lemoyne
Inventory number
BH 49266 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 2, 2013: New photo from Jodi Christman
  • January 7, 2012: Updated by Jodi Christman: Corrected current rail and bridge design
  • August 1, 2011: Added by Daniel Hopkins

Sources 

  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net
  • Jodi Christman - masterofchaos [at] outlook [dot] com

Comments 

Market Street Crossing No. 1
Posted February 1, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

does anyone know the current status of this abandoned r.r.bridge?please let me know.thanks.