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PRR/Reading Pottsville Overpass

Photo 

PRR bridge Pottsville PA

Photo uploaded by Art S.

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BH Photo #416229

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Reading RR on Pennsylvania RR
Location
Pottsville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Reading Railroad (RDG)
Design
Skewed, vertical endpost through Pratt
12-panel, pinned
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.67950, -76.18900   (decimal degrees)
40°40'46" N, 76°11'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/399519/4503858 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pottsville
Inventory number
BH 80080 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 11, 2020: Updated by Geoff Hubbs: Adjusted map location and railroads
  • January 13, 2018: Added by Art S

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs