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CMRR - Esopus Creek Bridge

Photos 

Pre-Irene

Photo taken by Stephen McDonald

BH Photo #241143

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Esopus Creek on Railroad
Location
Ulster County, New York
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Destroyed in 2011 by Hurrican Irene
Railroads
- Catskill Mountain Railroad (1982) (CMRR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Ulster & Delaware Railroad (U&D)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
CMRR - Bridge C30
Ulster and Delaware C30
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.99910, -74.27036   (decimal degrees)
41°59'57" N, 74°16'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/560428/4649933 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
West Shokan
Inventory number
BH 53532 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 4, 2013: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • October 24, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • October 23, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Catskill Mountain Railroad"
  • October 6, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • September 13, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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