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Fourth Street Bri

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Fourth Street Bridge - February 1, 2009

Going under the former Pennsylvania Railroad's Trenton Cut Off (now Norfolk Southern) looking towards Bridgeport, PA

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #136067

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Fourth Street on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Bridgeport, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1890
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.9 ft.
Total length: 26.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.10202, -75.32745   (decimal degrees)
40°06'07" N, 75°19'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/472090/4439132 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Norristown
Inventory numbers
PA 46 3025 0010 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 41684 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 26, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: Added Pennsylvania Railroad as builder.
  • March 27, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: Uplloaed photo. Added Bridgeport to Name & City, added RR Company as owner, Carries we added Norfolk Southern, Put Noristown as USGs Quadrangle location.
  • March 26, 2009: New photo from Raymond Klein

Sources 

  • Raymond Klein - Bookshelfthe [at] msn [dot] com