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NS - Scotland Arch Bridge

Photos 

Facing north on Main Street

Tunnel on left crosses Conococheague Creek while tunnel on right crosses Main Street

Photo taken by Jodi Christman 10/02/10

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BH Photo #181875

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Main Street; Conococheague Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Scotland, Franklin County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1908 by C.V.R.R. Company
Builders
- C. Tappan (Asst. Engineer)
- T.J. Brereton (Egineer)
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Cumberland Valley Railroad (CVRR)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Also called
CVRR Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.97426, -77.58819   (decimal degrees)
39°58'27" N, 77°35'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/278976/4428108 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scotland
Inventory number
BH 46461 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2020: New photo from Andrew Aliferis
  • March 25, 2013: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Adjusted GPS, it was off by a few feet
  • April 20, 2012: Photo imported by Jodi Christman
  • July 13, 2011: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • November 26, 2010: New photos from Jodi Christman
  • October 10, 2010: Added by Jodi Christman

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