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Bridge Documented: July 4, 2006, November 21, 2008
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Bridge Name Facility Carried / Feature Intersected Location Structure Type Construction Date and Builder/Engineer
Toledo Norfolk Southern Railroad Bridge
Toledo New York Central Railroad Bridge
Railroad (Norfolk Southern) Over Maumee River Toledo: Lucas County, Ohio Metal Rivet-Connected Double-Intersection Warren Through Truss, Movable: Swing (Center Pier) and Approach Spans: Metal Rivet-Connected Double-Intersection Warren Through Truss, Fixed By Builder/Contractor: Unknown
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Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth and Rick McOmber

There are a lot of railroad bridges crossing the Maumee River in Toledo, considering the size of the river. This is the railroad swing bridge just south of the Anthony Wayne Bridge. It carries a rail-line that serves CSX, Norfolk Southern, and Amtrak. This particular bridge is noted for an unusual modified double-intersection Warren truss configuration, present in both the swing span and the fixed approach spans.

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