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Kittanning Bridge

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Kittanning Bridge

Looking West

Photo taken by Brian McKee in January 2009

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BH Photo #131256

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Three-span through truss bridge over Allegheny River on PA 1038 in Kittanning
Location
Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 405.9 ft.
Total length: 949.2 ft.
Deck width: 30.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.81250, -79.52278   (decimal degrees)
40°48'45" N, 79°31'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/624590/4518992 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kittanning
Inventory numbers
PA 03 1038 0060 0080 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 03157 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30342 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2009)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 48.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
15,665

Update Log 

  • October 4, 2016: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • October 4, 2016: New photos from Brian Manville
  • January 4, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

Sources 

Comments 

Kittanning Bridge
Posted December 27, 2014, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Interesting article about the history of the crossing, including pictures of the predecessor bridges:

http://www.novanumismatics.com/numismatic-history/the-kittan...