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WLE - Chartiers Creek Bridge

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Overview
Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Chartiers Creek on Norfolk Southern RR (formerly P&WV RR)
Location
Bridgeville, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Pittsburgh & West Virginia Railway (P&WV)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
- Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Railway (WPTR)
- Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway (WLE)
Design
Double-intersection Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 249.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Also called
PRR - Chartiers Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.36333, -80.10804   (decimal degrees)
40°21'48" N, 80°06'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/575732/4468465 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bridgeville
Inventory number
BH 57206 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 12, 2015: Updated by James Holzmeier: Added measurements
  • July 16, 2013: Added by Frank Hicks

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