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CSX - Monongahela River Bridge

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Monongahela River on CSX RR
Location
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1883, upgraded pre-1902
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad (PLE)
Design
Main spans Parker/Pratt through trusses, approach spans Pratt deck trusses and pony girders, some girder approach spans replaced by fill post-2000
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 250.0 ft.
Also called
Pinkerton's Landing Bridge
P&LE - Monongahela River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.41459, -79.89688   (decimal degrees)
40°24'53" N, 79°53'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/593590/4474358 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh East
Inventory number
BH 50032 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 3, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "CSX Railroad", "Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad"
  • November 4, 2011: Added by Frank Hicks

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