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Allegheny River Bridge

Photos 

Bridge before detonation

Photo courtesy of Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Photo taken by Darrell Sapp on June 4, 2007

BH Photo #389292

Map 

Video 

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Allegheny River on PA 68 in East Brady
Location
Clarion County, Pennsylvania
Status
Gone
History
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1973, destroyed June 4, 2007
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 199.2 ft.
Total length: 771.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.99056, -79.61361   (decimal degrees)
40°59'26" N, 79°36'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/616615/4538634 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
East Brady
Inventory numbers
PA 16 0068 0010 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 30702 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2006)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 33.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
3,410

Update Log 

  • May 6, 2017: New video from Brian Manville

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