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NS - Rockville Bridge Wye Overpass (North Leg)

Photos 

Looking West

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in December 2017

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BH Photo #414120

Map 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Pony plate girder bridge over NSRR on Amtrak/NSRR
Location
Marysville, Perry County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901
Builders
- George Nauman (Assistant Engineer)
- H.S. Kerbaugh, Inc. (Contractors)
- William H. Brown (Chief Engineer)
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 95.0 ft.
Total length: 176.0 ft.
Deck width: 50.0 ft.
Skew angle
75 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.33183, -76.91954   (decimal degrees)
40°19'55" N, 76°55'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/336939/4466356 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Harrisburg West
Inventory number
BH 79675 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 19, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com