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Beaver Falls-New Brighton Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Beaver River Circa 1913

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BH Photo #378329

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck TRUSS bridge over Beaver River on 5th Street/Beaver Valley Traction Co.
Location
Beaver Falls, Beaver County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1900
Builder
- Penn Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Beaver Valley Traction Co.
- Interurban
- Steubenville, East Liverpool & Beaver Valley Traction Co. (SEL&BVT)
Design
Warren deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.74023, -80.31858   (decimal degrees)
40°44'25" N, 80°19'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/557533/4510144 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beaver
Inventory number
BH 75547 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 10, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • February 9, 2017: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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