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Conrail - North Forge Street Bridge

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Conrail - North Forge Street Bridge

looking northeast

Photo from Akron RR Club

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #462086

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over North Forge Street on Conrail former Erie RR
Location
Akron, Summit County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Erie Lackawanna Railroad (EL)
- Erie Railroad (ERIE)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 67.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.08385, -81.49620   (decimal degrees)
41°05'02" N, 81°29'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/458321/4548183 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
ODOT 7762844 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 87384 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Akron, Ohio (7)
Beam (14,611)
Built 1928 (1,138)
Built during 1920s (9,609)
Conrail (1,084)
Erie Lackawanna Railroad (299)
Erie Railroad (222)
Have street view (25,668)
Ohio (3,163)
Open (38,486)
Owned by railroad (11,314)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,099)
Steel stringer (5,708)
Summit County, Ohio (29)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,024)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs