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Conrail - Conodoguinet Creek Bridge

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Description 

Wood & Steel beam bridge sat parallel to the currently active Conrail line.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Conodoguinet Creek on Former PRR / Conrail
Location
West Fairview, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Status
Tracks removed
Future prospects
Could be reused as a rail-trail.
History
Built 1930
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Dimensions
Total length: 200.0 ft.
Deck width: 50.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.27119, -76.91487   (decimal degrees)
40°16'16" N, 76°54'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/337191/4459615 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Harrisburg West
Elevation
120 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 49402 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 23, 2011: Added by Daniel Hopkins

Sources 

  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net

Comments 

Old Conodoguinet Railroad Bridge
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.

Old Conodoguinet Railbridge
Posted August 23, 2011, by Daniel Hopkins (chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net)

I deleted the bridge on Dauphin County and moved it to Cumberland County.