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Carothers Street Bridge

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Carothers Street Bridge

Photo taken by Frank Hicks in July 2013

BH Photo #259888

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Description 

This may be the longest Warren pony truss bridge in Pennsylvania

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Chartiers Creek on Carothers Street in Carnegie
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1979
Builder
- James F. Powers
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.1 ft.
Total length: 146.0 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.40167, -80.08833   (decimal degrees)
40°24'06" N, 80°05'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/577362/4472738 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh West
Inventory numbers
PA 02 7415 0000 2066 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 02565 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30229 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2009)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 60.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
8,513

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2011: New Street View added by Jason Smith

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