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OCTL - Diverging Through Truss Bridge

Photos 

Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, July 1971. Aerial Reconnaissance Ii, Erie Railway Survey.

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #217247

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lattice through truss bridge over French Creek on Oil Creek & Titusville Lines (Nee Erie Railway)
Location
Crawford County, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Erie Railroad (ERIE)
- Oil Creek & Titusville Lines (OCTL)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Also called
Erie - French Creek Bridge (Lower)
OCTL - French Creek Bridge
Erie - Diverging Through Truss Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.83247, -79.97770   (decimal degrees)
41°49'57" N, 79°58'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/584887/4631680 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Millers Station
Inventory number
BH 49819 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 19, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • October 15, 2011: New photo from Luke Harden
  • October 15, 2011: Added by James Baughn

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • HAER PA-27 - Erie Railway, Diverging French Creek Bridges, 2.7 miles Southeast of U.S. 6/19, 3.6 miles Northeast of State Route 408, 1.7 miles Northeast of Millers Station, Cambridge Springs vicinity, Crawford County, PA
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  • Dana and Kay Klein