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AVR - Brilliant Cutoff Bridge

Photos 

1905 Postcard

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #335759

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Allegheny River on Allegheny Valley Railroad
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904;
Builder
- Pennsylvania Steel Co. of Steelton, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Allegheny Valley Railroad (AVR)
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pennsylvania through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.48706, -79.90508   (decimal degrees)
40°29'13" N, 79°54'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/592795/4482393 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 68921 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 22, 2016: New photo from Dave King
  • August 17, 2015: New Street View added by Luke

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