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NS - Delaware River Bridge (S)

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Photo taken by Owl's Flight Photography

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

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BH Photo #240183

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Facts 

Overview
Fishbelly deck truss bridge over Delaware River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Phillipsburg, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, and Warren County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Edgemoore Plant)
- Central Iron & Steel of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (Fabricator)
- Lukens Iron & Steel of Coatesville, Pennsylvania (Fabricator)
- Pencoyd Iron Works of Pencoyd, Pennsylvania (Fabricator)
- Slatington Rolling Mill Co. of Slatington, Pennsylvania (Fabricator)
Railroads
- Central Railroad of New Jersey (CNJ)
- Lehigh Valley Railroad (LV)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Pratt deck truss
Also called
CNJ - Delaware River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.68780, -75.20227   (decimal degrees)
40°41'16" N, 75°12'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/482908/4504120 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Easton
Inventory number
BH 49140 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 28, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • November 6, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added info from the HAER
  • September 26, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • July 19, 2011: Added by Daniel Hopkins

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net
  • Luke
  • HAER PA-543 - Lehigh Valley Railroad, Delaware River Bridge, Spanning Delaware River, south of Lehigh River, Easton, Northampton County, PA