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L&HR - Delaware River Bridge (Old)

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #351652

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Delaware River on Central Railroad of New Jersey
Location
Phillipsburg, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, and Warren County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1899 using some second-hand parts; Replaced 1907
Railroad
- Lehigh & Hudson River Railway (LHR)
Design
3 Pratt through trusses
1 Whipple through truss
2 Whipple deck trusses
Dimensions
Total length: 1,034.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.68904, -75.20309   (decimal degrees)
40°41'21" N, 75°12'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/482839/4504257 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71840 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 15, 2016: Added by Luke

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