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DH - Starrucca Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Russ Nelson

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #354131

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Description 

1904 lattice through truss over Starrucca Creek. A parallel plate girder bridge was added in 1929. It appears that the truss was abandoned prior to the abandonment of the line itself.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over Starrucca Creek on Delaware & Hudson RR
Location
Lanesboro, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Lattice truss built 1904, girder bridge added 1929
Railroad
- Delaware & Hudson Railway (DH)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.96544, -75.58058   (decimal degrees)
41°57'56" N, 75°34'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/451891/4646102 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Susquehanna
Inventory number
BH 65508 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 29, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • January 15, 2015: Added by Ian Martin

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