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NS - Market Street Overpass

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Photo taken by Jodi Christman on 8/19/2012

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BH Photo #238572

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Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Market Street on Norfolk Southern
Location
Newport, Perry County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built in 1903 by Pennsylvania Railroad
Builders
- Reiter, Curtis & Hill of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Sawyer
- William A. Pratt
- William H. Brown
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Steel stringer
Also called
PC - Market Street Overpass
Conrail - Market Street Overpass
PRR - Market Street Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.47837, -77.12935   (decimal degrees)
40°28'42" N, 77°07'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/319507/4483031 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newport
Inventory number
BH 53395 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 3, 2012: Updated by Jodi Christman: Added category "Pennsylvania Railroad"

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