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Hyndman Bridge

Photos 

General View Of Bridge

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #169561

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost wrought-iron through truss bridge over Little Wills Creek on Schellsburg Street (TR 350) in Hyndman
Location
Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1882 by the Columbia Bridge Works; replaced 1997
Builder
- Columbia Bridge Works of Dayton, Ohio
Design
Wrought iron, pin-connected, Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 84.0 ft.
Total length: 87.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.82476, -78.72293   (decimal degrees)
39°49'29" N, 78°43'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/694875/4410788 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hyndman
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
526
Inventory numbers
PA 05 7405 0350 3032 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 04554 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 41425 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 17, 2015: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • July 11, 2010: Posted HAER photos

Sources 

  • HAER PA-357 - Bedford County Bridge No. 32, Schellsburg Street (Township Route 350) spanning Little Wills Creek, Hyndman, Bedford County, PA

Comments 

Hyndman Bridge
Posted November 23, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

does anybody know if this bridge was replaced?please let me know.thanks.

Hyndman Bridge
Posted November 6, 2014, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)
Hyndman Bridge
Posted January 1, 2014, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)