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Amtrak - Cobbs Creek Bridge

Photo 

Cobbs Creek Bridge. Colwyn, Delaware Co., Pa. Sec. 1101, Mp 5.73

Photo taken for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #309256

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Cobbs Creek on Amtrak
Location
Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Northeast Corridor (NEC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.91441, -75.24745   (decimal degrees)
39°54'52" N, 75°14'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/478851/4418286 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Philadelphia
Inventory number
BH 64301 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Amtrak (436)
Arch (11,274)
Deck arch (10,511)
Delaware County, Pennsylvania (65)
Northeast Corridor (150)
Open (36,905)
Owned by railroad (9,967)
Pennsylvania (4,438)
Pennsylvania Railroad (527)
Railroad (13,244)
Stone arch (2,677)

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER PA-71 - Northeast Railroad Corridor, Amtrak route between Delaware-Pennsylvania & Pennsylvania-New Jersey state lines, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA