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CSX - French's Hollow Bridge (Track 1)

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CSX - French's Hollow Bridge (Track 1)

looking west-PC train is westbound

Photo taken by Arthur Hubbs in June 1974

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #444261

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over Normanskill Creek on CSX Selkirk Branch Track 1
Location
Guilderland, Albany County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1913
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Conrail (CR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- New York, West Shore & Buffalo Railroad (NYWS&B)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- West Shore Railroad (WSH)
Design
Riveted Warren deck truss with sub-panels
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 134.0 ft.
Total length: 348.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.71126, -73.95953   (decimal degrees)
42°42'41" N, 73°57'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/585203/4729276 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Voorheesville
Inventory number
BH 64563 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 5, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Truss type
  • January 11, 2021: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • January 10, 2021: New photo from Josh Schmid
  • March 6, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • December 12, 2014: New Street View added by Ian Martin

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Comments 

CSX - French's Hollow Bridge (Track 1)
Posted April 5, 2022, by Geoff Hubbs (geoffrey [dot] hubbs [at] att [dot] net)

Agreed and moved.

CSX - French's Hollow Bridge (Track 1)
Posted April 5, 2022, by Paul Plassman

Believe photo 5 belongs on the predecessor page: https://bridgehunter.com/ny/albany/bh97470/