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BPRR - Allegheny River Bridge

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Photo taken by Brian Manville on May 23, 2017

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BH Photo #392107

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Baltimore deck truss bridge over Allegheny River on Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad
Location
West Mosgrove, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Railroads
- Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad (BPRR)
- Buffalo, Rochester & Pittsburgh Railroad (BR&P)
Design
Baltimore deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 1,682.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.87016, -79.48043   (decimal degrees)
40°52'13" N, 79°28'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/628050/4525455 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mosgrove
Inventory number
BH 71019 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • May 23, 2017: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • May 23, 2017: New photos from Brian Manville
  • February 15, 2016: Added by Ian Martin

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Comments 

BPRR - Allegheny River Bridge
Posted May 23, 2017, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Brian... nice photos, I have had this bridge on my own to-do list for a while. I hope you do not mind that I took your first three photos, stitched them into a couple panoramic projections and uploaded them here.