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PB&W Railroad Bridge
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PB&W Railroad Bridge
Coordinates 39°59′06″N 75°12′14″W / 39.98500°N 75.20389°W / 39.98500; -75.20389Coordinates: 39°59′06″N 75°12′14″W / 39.98500°N 75.20389°W / 39.98500; -75.20389
Crosses Schuylkill River
Locale Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Other name(s) Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad, Bridge No. 1.
Characteristics
Design Arch bridge
Total length 755 feet
Width 56 feet
History
Opened 1902

PB&W Railroad Bridge is a 1902 swing bridge in Grays Ferry, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that formerly carried a Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad rail line over the Schuylkill River. It is located in Grays Ferry, just downstream from the modern Gray's Ferry Bridge. It is also known as the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad, Bridge No. 1.


See also[edit]

Category:Bridges in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Category:Bridges completed in 1902 Category:Schuylkill River Category:Railroad bridges in Pennsylvania Category:... bridges