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CNJ - Lehigh River Bridge (N)

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Photo taken by Jeff Cushner

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #351533

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Lehigh River on Central Railroad of New Jersey
Location
Fullerton, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Status
Abandoned
History
Built ?; One span lost to flooding 1902.
Railroad
- Central Railroad of New Jersey (CNJ)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.62354, -75.45896   (decimal degrees)
40°37'25" N, 75°27'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/461182/4497068 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71818 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 18, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • April 14, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added

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CNJ - Lehigh River Bridge (N)
Posted February 20, 2017, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Anonymous,this is the bridge i mentioned that was north of the Tilghman Street Viaduct.Thank you for clearing this up.

CNJ - Lehigh River Bridge (N)
Posted February 19, 2017, by Anonymous

Apparently the 2nd image is of the predecessor bridge. I'll make the changes when I'm able to access a proper terminal.

CNJ - Lehigh River Bridge (N)
Posted February 19, 2017, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Not convinced these 2 photos are of the same structure.There were likely many RR spans in the Allentown area.