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MIDH - Swatara Creek Bridge

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11/15/09 facing south

Photo taken by Jodi Christman

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BH Photo #178473

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Description 

Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad is a tourist attraction between Harrisburg and Hershey, PA.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Swatara Creek on Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad
Location
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad (MIDH)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pony/through plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.25130, -76.71684   (decimal degrees)
40°15'05" N, 76°43'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/353985/4457063 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hershey
Inventory number
BH 46263 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 19, 2010: Added by Jodi Christman

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Comments 

MIDH - Swatara Creek Bridge
Posted April 1, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

is this bridge part of a tourist railroad?i thought it was abandoned.please let me know if possible.thanks.

Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad Bridge
Posted March 4, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

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