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Lebanon Valley Rail Trail - Snitz Creek Bridge

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Looking south

Snitz Creek is to the left. Burd Coleman Road is to the right.

Photo taken by Jodi Christman in August 14, 2013

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BH Photo #264045

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Street View 

Description 

This stone bridge is related to the Cornwall Tunnel as it shares some of the exterior stonework on the south side. Unlike the Cornwall Tunnel you can see the original brick arch, especially on the south end.

Facts 

Overview
Brick arch bridge over Snitz Creek on Former C&L; Currently Lebanon Valley Rail Trail
Location
Cornwall, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built in 1860 CA
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Cornwall & Lebanon Railroad (C&L)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Rail-to-trail
- Reading Railroad (RDG)
Design
Brick arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.27368, -76.41455   (decimal degrees)
40°16'25" N, 76°24'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/379735/4459093 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lebanon
Inventory number
BH 57708 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 21, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • August 20, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Lebanon Valley Rail Trail", "Cornwall & Lebanon Railroad", "Railroad", "Rail-to-trail"
  • August 20, 2013: Added by Jodi Christman

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