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MNCW - Mt. Vernon Avenue Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in May 2022

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BH Photo #530901

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Mt. Vernon Avenue on Metro-North Commuter Railroad
Location
Mount Vernon, Westchester County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Railroads
- Commuter Rail
- Conrail (CR)
- Metro-North Commuter Railroad (MNCW)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 81.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.91340, -73.84985   (decimal degrees)
40°54'48" N, 73°50'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/596856/4529780 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Vernon
Inventory numbers
NY 7713020 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 67626 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2022: Updated by Patrick Gurwell: Updated build date. Abutment has date of 1910 in concrete, changed accordingly.
  • May 7, 2022: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • May 21, 2015: New Street View added by Ian Martin

Sources 

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