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Washington/Union Hall/Prospect Street Bridges

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LIRR - Washington/Union Hall/Prospect Street Bridges

1903 view

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #472435

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridges over Long Island Railroad on Washington St/Union Hall/Prospect Street
Location
Jamaica, Queens County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Bridges removed when LIRR tracks elevated in 1930
Railroad
- Long Island Railroad (LI)
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.70282, -73.79696   (decimal degrees)
40°42'10" N, 73°47'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/601631/4506463 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89315 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs