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CSX - US 40 Bridge (West)

Photos 

Looking West

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in July 2016

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BH Photo #359593

Street View 

Description 

Width is estimate

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over US 40/ E Broad St on CSX RR
Location
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chesapeake & Ohio Railway (C&O; CO)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 98.1 ft.
Deck width: 44.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.96072, -83.01186   (decimal degrees)
39°57'39" N, 83°00'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/328163/4425335 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southwest Columbus
Inventory number
BH 72275 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1929 (1,058)
Built during 1920s (10,256)
CSX Railroad (1,763)
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway (217)
Columbus, Ohio (74)
Curb Columns (167)
Franklin County, Ohio (116)
Girder (11,163)
Have street view (28,882)
Ohio (4,178)
Open (40,960)
Owned by railroad (13,492)
Plate girder (8,719)
Railroad (16,452)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,415)
Through girder (4,185)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,780)

Update Log 

  • July 28, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • May 22, 2016: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com