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SEPTA - West Jefferson Street Overpass #3

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over West Jefferson Street on Abandoned Railroad
Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Abandoned
Railroads
- Commuter Rail
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.98068, -75.22859   (decimal degrees)
39°58'50" N, 75°13'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/480482/4425637 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Philadelphia
Inventory number
BH 57132 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 13, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

West Jefferson Street Overpass #3
Posted February 27, 2015, by Ace

One of these spans will be reused when the 52nd st flyover bridge is retired and bypassed. The current center bridge at Jefferson St which sits higher than the others will be abandoned or removed.

West Jefferson Street Overpass #3
Posted March 11, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

thanks luke.being my fathers relatives are from philly and me having lived there when I was a little kid in the summertime,these bridges in philly are of a great interest to me.let me know if you hear anything,luke.thanks.keep in touch.

West Jefferson Street Overpass #3
Posted January 31, 2014, by Luke Harden (lukemh9 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Abandoned...

West Jefferson Street Overpass #3
Posted January 31, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

does anyone know the current status of this abandoned r.r. bridge?please let me know.thanks.