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CNYK - Starrucca Viaduct

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Overview
Massive stone arch bridge over Starrucca Creek on New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway at Lanesboro
Location
Lanesboro, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1847-48
Builders
- James P. Kirkwood (Designer)
- Julius W. Adams (Designer)
Design
17 span stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 1,040.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 29, 1975
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.96425, -75.58367   (decimal degrees)
41°57'51" N, 75°35'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/451634/4645971 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Susquehanna
Inventory numbers
NRHP 75001665 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 37613 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Central New York Railroad"
  • March 7, 2014: Photos imported by Dave King
  • September 7, 2010: New photo from Jacob P. Bernard
  • September 2, 2010: New photo from Jacob P. Bernard
  • July 29, 2010: New photo from Jacob P. Bernard
  • October 13, 2008: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • HAER PA-6 - Erie Railway, Delaware Division, Bridge 189.46, Spanning Starucca Creek, East of Susquehanna River, Lanesboro, Susquehanna County, PA
  • Wikipedia
  • Jacob P. Bernard
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth