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LI - Yellowstone Boulevard Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in September 2020

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BH Photo #480867

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