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BRT - Coney Island Creek Bridge

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BRT - Coney Island Creek Bridge

Once opened for boat traffic

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #284451

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck girder bridge over Coney Island Creek on Brooklyn Rapid Transit RR
Location
Brooklyn, Kings County, New York
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1907
Builder
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Brooklyn Rapid Transit (BRT)
- New York Rapid Transit Corporation (NYRT)
- Rapid Transit
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Span length: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.58119, -73.98109   (decimal degrees)
40°34'52" N, 73°58'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/586232/4492765 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coney Island
Inventory number
BH 61106 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 4, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 5, 2015: Updated by Douglas Butler: Photos
  • May 30, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke