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West Chester Bypass Railroad Overpass
Primary Photographer(s): Elaine Deutsch
Bridge Documented: January 7, 2012
West Chester: Chester County, Pennsylvania: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
1 Main Span(s)
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This bridge has a traditional through plate girder superstructure, but its abutments have some nice detailing, which enhance the aesthetic qualities of the bridge. This bridge is today abandoned. It is part of the old West
Chester Railroad, which is long-abandoned in this section, with this bridge being a rare reminder of what used to be.
A preservation group still maintains a different section of this line.
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