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Heritage Rail Trail - Indian Rock Dam Road Overpass

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Rt 182 on Heritage Rail-Trail
Location
York, York County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to bicyclists, horseback, and pedestrians on trail side. The rail is clear and allows for rail bikes, speeders, and hobby-builds. Once a year the Steam into History Excursions run across this bridge.
History
Built 1910
Railroads
- Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W)
- Northern Central Railway (NCRY)
- Rail-to-trail
- York Railway (YKR)
Design
Slab crossing over Route 182 / Indian Rock Dam Road
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.0 ft.
Deck width: 30.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Rt 182 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.93385, -76.75425   (decimal degrees)
39°56'02" N, 76°45'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/350109/4421888 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
West York
Inventory number
BH 49106 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2014: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added the Steam into History status
  • March 12, 2014: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Updated name to match other Heritage Rail Trail labels on site
  • September 24, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Northern Central Railway", "Rail-and-trail"
  • July 15, 2011: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Updated GPS

Sources 

  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net
  • Luke