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LI - Yellowstone Boulevard Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in September 2020

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BH Photo #480867

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Yellowstone Boulevard on Long Island Railroad
Location
New York City, Queens County, New York
Status
Abandoned, Proposed to become a rail-trail corridor
Future prospects
Entire corridor from Rego park to Ozone Park is proposed to be converted into the QueensWay trail corridor.
Railroads
- Long Island Railroad (LI)
- New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)
- Rapid Transit
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 82.7 ft.
Total length: 185.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.71623, -73.85781   (decimal degrees)
40°42'58" N, 73°51'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/596471/4507884 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jamaica
Inventory numbers
NY 7705670 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 63634 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2020: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • October 14, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com