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NS - Pawling Station Overpass

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Pawling Station Railroad Underpass

A Conrail freight westbound from Selinsgrove to Kreamer passes over the Pawling Station stone arch underpass in December 1989

Photo taken by Alexander D. Mitchell IV in December 1989

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BH Photo #198162

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Description 

Built ca. 1900 to replace earlier wooden trestle which burned. A small stone culvert for a stream also passes under the railroad at this site.

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Middle Creek Road and stream on Norfolk Southern Railroad (former Pennsylvania RR)
Location
Snyder County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1900
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Combined road overpass and stream culvert
Also called
NS - Middle Creek Road Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.80369, -76.92659   (decimal degrees)
40°48'13" N, 76°55'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/337486/4518750 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Freeburg
Inventory number
BH 47269 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,273)
Built during 1900s (6,349)
Conrail (829)
Deck arch (10,510)
Norfolk Southern Railway (1,446)
Open (36,894)
Owned by railroad (9,957)
Penn Central Railroad (532)
Pennsylvania (4,437)
Pennsylvania Railroad (526)
Railroad (13,232)
Snyder County, Pennsylvania (32)
Stone arch (2,676)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2016: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • February 6, 2015: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • April 28, 2011: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • December 9, 2010: Added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV