Our Letchworth History Photo Album

Photo 14




"633.- Portage R.R. Bridge, with Passenger Train"

"Gems from American Scenery."

L.E. Walker, Publisher,
Warsaw, NY

circa 1870

This historical view was taken from the towpath of the Genesee Valley Canal north of the Bridge. The waters which reflect the Bridge is the Canal. The Genesee River and the Upper Falls are hidden just beyond and to the right of the people visible on the towpath. For a larger view of the image, see below.

For more information, see the Glimpse of the Portage High Bridge.




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