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WLE - Chartiers Creek Bridge #3

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Overview
Deck truss bridge over Chartiers Creek, Pennsylvania Industrial Railroad (formerly P&WV RR) on Wheeling & Lake Erie (Nee PRR)
Location
Bridgeville, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Pittsburgh & West Virginia Railway (P&WV)
- Pittsburgh Industrial Railroad (PIR)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
- Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Railway (WPTR)
- Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway (WLE)
Design
Baltimore deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 640.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Also called
WE/PIR Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.37089, -80.09658   (decimal degrees)
40°22'15" N, 80°05'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/576697/4469315 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bridgeville
Inventory number
BH 57209 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 12, 2015: Updated by James Holzmeier: Added measurements
  • July 16, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Pittsburgh Industrial Railroad", "Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad", "Railroad"
  • July 16, 2013: Added by Frank Hicks

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