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CNYK - Lackawaxen River Bridge

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Shot from shore near Lackawaxena dn Delaware Rivers

Photo taken by Jodi Christman August 2010

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BH Photo #193093

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt deck truss bridge over Lackawaxen River on Norfolk Southern (formerly Erie Railway)
Location
Lackawaxen, Pike County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1894; altered 1907
Builder
- Union Bridge Co. of Buffalo, New York & Athens, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Central New York Railroad (CNYK)
- Delaware Lackawaxen & Stourbridge Railroad (DL&S)
- Erie Railroad (ERIE)
- Morristown & Erie Railway (ME)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Pin-connected Pratt Deck Truss, Deck Girder. It's a nineteenth century truss structure remaining in main-line service as of 2001 (HAER)
Dimensions
Total length: 591.0 ft.
Also called
NS - Lackawaxen River Bridge
Erie - Lackawaxen River Bridge
Erie - Bridge 110.54
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.48688, -74.98920   (decimal degrees)
41°29'13" N, 74°59'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/500901/4592807 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shohola
Inventory number
BH 47910 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 5, 2012: New Street View added by Jodi Christman
  • February 1, 2011: Added by Jodi Christman

Sources 

  • Jodi Christman - masterofchaos [at] outlook [dot] com
  • HAER PA-24 - Erie Railway, Delaware Division, Bridge 110.54, Spanning Lackawaxen River, East of State Route 590, Lackawaxen, Pike County, PA
  • Wikipedia - Information on Erie Railway / Erie Railroad

Comments 

CNYK - Lackawaxen River Bridge
Posted December 1, 2018, by George Oakley (Georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Nice bridge luke.I do alot of fishing below lake Wallenpaupack so this would be a nice drive if and when I can get to where this bridge is.