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Coatesville High Bridge (2nd)

Photos 

File:Coatesville Bridge, by Purviance, W. T. (William T.).jpg

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BH Photo #276802

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge on Railroad
Location
Coatesville, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1867; Replace 1890
Railroads
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Philadelphia & Columbia Railroad (P&CRR)
Design
Cast Iron, Lowthorpe Patent, Whipple deck truss
Also called
PRR - Coatesville High Bridge (Old)
P&C - Coatesville High Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.98434, -75.82667   (decimal degrees)
39°59'04" N, 75°49'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/429419/4426346 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coatesville
Inventory number
BH 60054 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 5, 2016: Updated by Art Suckewer: corrected build/loss dates
  • March 29, 2016: Updated by Art Suckewer: Aligned bridge to pictures, corrected type
  • March 2, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "Philadelphia & Columbia Railroad", "Pennsylvania Railroad"
  • March 2, 2014: Added by Dave King

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