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WLE - Whiskey Run Viaduct

Photos 

Norfolk and Western RR Trestle

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #259434

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Penn Lincoln Parkway (I-376/US-22/US-30) & Bell Road on Railroad
Location
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to rail traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Pittsburgh & West Virginia Railway (P&WV)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
- Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Railway (WPTR)
- Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway (WLE)
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 795.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Also called
W-PT - Whiskey Run Viaduct
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.41099, -80.07379   (decimal degrees)
40°24'40" N, 80°04'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/578585/4473786 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh West
Inventory number
BH 57100 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 12, 2015: Updated by James Holzmeier: Added length and alternate name
  • September 17, 2013: Updated by Michael Miller: Changed "Name", "Carries", "Crosses" & "Overview" & Added "USGS Quadrangle Map"
  • July 12, 2013: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Tall Bridges"
  • July 11, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "Lincoln Highway", "US 30", "Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad"
  • July 11, 2013: Added by Dave King

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