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Chartiers Creek CSX Transportation (ABND)

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Description 

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned baltimore through truss bridge over Chartiers Creek on ABN RR
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 143.0 ft.
Total length: 143.0 ft.
Deck width: 28.0 ft.
Also called
Carson Street Railroad Bridges
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.46495, -80.05327   (decimal degrees)
40°27'54" N, 80°03'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/580262/4479794 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh West
Inventory number
BH 72718 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 4, 2016: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Chartiers Creek CSX Transportation (ABND)
Posted October 13, 2016, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Sara,the bridge can be reactivated.Do you know when?

Chartiers Creek CSX Transportation (ABND)
Posted October 13, 2016, by Sara Walfoort (Swalfoort [at] gmail [dot] com)

Not abandoned. Recently retrofitted as part of National Gateway Project. Currently active.