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NYC - NY 5S Overpass

Photos 

Frankfort, NY, USA

Photo taken by Panoramio user JBTHEMILKER

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs (CC BY-ND)

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BH Photo #338772

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over NY 5S (originally Erie Canal) on abandoned West Shore Railroad
Location
Herkimer County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1920
Railroads
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- New York, West Shore & Buffalo Railroad (NYWS&B)
- West Shore Railroad (WSH)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 182.8 ft.
Also called
WSR - NY 5S Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.08573, -75.16327   (decimal degrees)
43°05'09" N, 75°09'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/486710/4770347 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Utica East
Inventory numbers
NY 7051210 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26139 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 18, 2022: New photo from Josh Schmid
  • May 15, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • December 18, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • October 5, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • March 21, 2011: New Street View added by Frank Hicks

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