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AMTK - Anchor Road Overpass

Photo 

AMTK - Anchor Road Overpass

looking north

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in October 2021

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #510994

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Anchor Road on Amtrak
Location
Rheems, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1919
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 44.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.13142, -76.57621   (decimal degrees)
40°07'53" N, 76°34'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/365710/4443534 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elizabethtown
Inventory numbers
PA 36 4018 0020 2385 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 41620 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Amtrak (579)
Arch (12,823)
Built 1919 (554)
Built during 1910s (10,171)
Conrail (1,776)
Deck arch (12,045)
Have street view (30,140)
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania (256)
Open (41,353)
Penn Central Railroad (1,599)
Pennsylvania (6,399)
Pennsylvania Railroad (1,101)
Railroad (16,923)
Rheems, Pennsylvania (1)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,443)
Stone arch (3,344)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,660)

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • October 5, 2021: New Street View added by Geoff Hubbs
  • September 10, 2014: New Street View added by Luke

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Luke