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153rd Street Bridge

Photos 

153rd Street Bridge

looking north

Photo taken by Chris Burger in 1962

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

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BH Photo #490262

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Penn Central rail yard on 153rd Street
Location
New York City, Bronx County, New York
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.82061, -73.92310   (decimal degrees)
40°49'14" N, 73°55'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/590814/4519401 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92148 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 8, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • February 8, 2021: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

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