Rating:
4 votes

Langdon Bridge

Photos 

General View Of Bridge, Looking East

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #169555

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Yellow Creek on TR 655
Location
Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1889 by the King Bridge Co.
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 102.0 ft.
Total length: 104.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Yellow Creek Bridge
County Bridge #4
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.13804, -78.27128   (decimal degrees)
40°08'17" N, 78°16'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/732467/4446648 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hopewell
Inventory numbers
PA 05 7209 0655 3004 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 04498 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30384 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2009)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 9.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
20

Update Log 

  • December 21, 2012: New photos from Jodi Christman
  • January 19, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: Fixed Builder.
  • May 24, 2011: New photos from David Backlin

Sources 

Comments 

Yellow Creek Bridge
Posted January 19, 2012, by JIM STEWART (JAMES [dot] STEWART [at] TYLIN [dot] COM)

PHOTO 8 SAYS KING IRON BRIDGE CO., CLEVELAND, NOT KEYSTONE.