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E. 204th Street Footbridge

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E.204th Street Foot Bridge

looking east

Photo from Bronx New Deal

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

View this photo at kermitproject.org

BH Photo #454371

Map 

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Metro North Railroad on Path to Bronx Park
Location
New York City, Bronx County, New York
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Closed to highway traffic in 1940
Railroads
- Metro-North Commuter Railroad (MNCW)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals (2 lanes with 3 trusses)
Dimensions
Deck width: 36.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.87048, -73.87620   (decimal degrees)
40°52'14" N, 73°52'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/594699/4524987 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 86324 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 15, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • August 15, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Changed from through to pony truss
  • August 15, 2019: Updated by Luke: Noted likely relocation as it appears to be a former railroad bridge
  • August 15, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Luke
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com