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Milton River Crossing

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Vintage Postcard of P and RRR Bridge Over Susquehanna River in Milton PA

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BH Photo #352306

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Description 

Not sure is this bridge was on the same alignment as the present RR bridge through Milton.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Philadelphia & Reading RR
Location
Milton, Union County, Pennsylvania
Status
No longer exists
Railroad
- Reading Railroad (RDG)
Design
Four span pin connected Whipple through truss (additional spans probable)
Also called
P. & R. R. R. Bridge over Susquehanna, Milton, PA
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.01270, -76.86254   (decimal degrees)
41°00'46" N, 76°51'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/343383/4541837 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71920 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Lost (18,670)
Milton, Pennsylvania (3)
Pennsylvania (4,149)
Railroad (13,081)
Reading Railroad (103)
Susquehanna River (71)
Through truss (12,896)
Truss (29,441)
Union County, Pennsylvania (23)
Whipple truss (268)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2016: Added by ArtS