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Bloomfield Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss bridge over P&W Subdivision, Pittsburgh Line, Martin Luther King Jr. East Busway, Local streets on Bloomfield Bridge
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1914; closed 1978; demolished 1980; replaced 1986
Builder
- Fort Pitt Bridge Works of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Design
Cantilevered deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 2,100.0 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.46040, -79.95595   (decimal degrees)
40°27'37" N, 79°57'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/588519/4479382 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73509 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 7, 2016: Added by Dave King

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