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North Tryon Street Railroad Underpass.  UTM:  17 514990E 3898676N North Tryon Street originally crossed the Seaboard Air Line Railroad tracks at grade. In October 1939 a major new underpass opened to traffic.  It replaced a two-lane underpass that was built sometime before, most likely in 1916-17, when major improvements were made to the nearby  A large concrete wall and metal balustrade separate the western end of the station's parking lot from North Tryon Street.  The same metal balustrade continues above Tryon Street and borders the track on both sides. The sidewalk passes through a colonnade as it approaches the bridge from the south.













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