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American Railroad - Puente de Cambalache

Photos 

File:Cambalache Bridge.jpg

Photo taken by Luis Pumarada

View this photo at en.m.wikipedia.org

BH Photo #276480

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Whipple through truss bridge over Río Grande de Arecibo on Compañía de los Ferrocarriles de Puerto Rico
Location
Arecibo, Puerto Rico
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1893
Railroads
- American Railroad Co. of Puerto Rico (ARR)
- Compañía de los Ferrocarriles de Puerto Rico (FCPR)
Design
Double-intersection Pratt through truss (Whipple)
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 19, 1995
Also called
American Railroad - Puente Frances
FCPR - Puente de Cambalache
FCPR - Puente Frances
Approximate latitude, longitude
+18.45354, -66.70230   (decimal degrees)
18°27'13" N, 66°42'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/742663/2041905 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Arecibo NW
Inventory numbers
NRHP 95000831 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 47954 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 14, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added railroad to "carries"
  • March 1, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • February 5, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "Compañía de los Ferrocarriles de Puerto Rico"
  • February 2, 2011: Added by James Baughn

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