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NS - Schuylkill River Bridge - Birdsboro

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NS - Schuylkill River Bridge - Birdsboro

looking west

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in November 2021

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #512323

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Closed spandrel arch bridge over Schuylkill River, West Main and Bridge Streets on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Birdsboro, Berks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Reading Railroad (RDG)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Also called
NS - Schuylkill River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.26837, -75.81071   (decimal degrees)
40°16'06" N, 75°48'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/431069/4457860 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Birdsboro
Inventory number
BH 44334 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 18, 2021: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • November 1, 2021: New Street View added by Geoff Hubbs
  • August 16, 2014: New photo from Patrick S. O'Donnell
  • August 16, 2014: New Street View added by Luke
  • March 6, 2010: Updated by Raymond Klein: typo correction to overview

Sources 

  • Raymond Klein - Bookshelfthe [at] msn [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Patrick S. O'Donnell - 1 [dot] 991km [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Geoff Hubbs