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CSX - Big Pool Bridge

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Photo taken by Jodi Christman 10/23/2010

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Description 

The Lurgan Subdivision is a rail line owned by CSX. It is named after its former endpoint in Pennsylvania, where the Western Maryland Railroad at one time connected to the Reading Railroad. This bridge carries CSXT across the Potomac just upstream of Williamsport, Md.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Potomac River on CSX Railroad
Location
Washington County, Maryland, and Berkeley County, West Virginia
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
5 spans
Also called
CSX Lurgan Subdivision Bridge
Potomac River Railroad Bridge
CSX - Potomac River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.62568, -78.02655   (decimal degrees)
39°37'32" N, 78°01'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/755215/4390437 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cherry Run
Inventory number
BH 46630 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 24, 2010: New photos from Jodi Christman
  • October 23, 2010: Added by Jodi Christman

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