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Hanover Trolley Trail - Constitution Bridge

Photo 

Trolley Bridge

You can almost make out the stone work, the creek flows right through the half-circle opening.

Bing Maps, 2010

BH Photo #195241

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Former Trolley Rail-bridge on the York to Hanover line. The bridge is stone built in the familiar turn of the 20th century arch ways and was preserved in place by both the environment and the city of Spring Grove, Pennsylvanian.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Small Creek on Former York-Trolley line, Rail to Trail Conservation
Location
Spring Grove, York County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built as part of the Hanover - York Trolley line, the tracks were removed in the 1960's but the bridge has been well preserved.
Railroads
- Interurban
- York-Hanover Trolley
Also called
Trolley Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.88898, -76.84677   (decimal degrees)
39°53'20" N, 76°50'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/342100/4417067 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
West York
Inventory number
BH 48376 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 27, 2015: New Street View added by Dave King
  • January 27, 2015: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added longer descriptor
  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • May 9, 2011: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Updated history and trolley line name
  • March 14, 2011: New photo from Daniel Hopkins
  • March 8, 2011: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added Rail-to-trail category
  • March 7, 2011: Added by Daniel Hopkins

Sources 

  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Hanover Trolley Trail - Constitution Bridge
Posted January 27, 2015, by Dave King (DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Looks like a stone arch from street view