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153rd Street Bridge

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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

Map 

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