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Union Bridge

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

View this photo at books.google.com

BH Photo #376755

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Allegheny River on 43rd Street
Location
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1875; replaced 1906
Design
Howe through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.47506, -79.96669   (decimal degrees)
40°28'30" N, 79°58'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/587589/4480999 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75319 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,178)
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania (312)
Built 1875 (92)
Built during 1870s (897)
Covered (1,353)
Howe through truss (346)
Howe truss (429)
Lost (18,683)
Lost 1907 (33)
Lost during 1900s (219)
Pennsylvania (4,198)
Through truss (12,892)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • January 24, 2017: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com