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Morris Road Bridge

Photos 

apporaching the bridge

Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2010

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BH Photo #181621

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Western New York and Pennsylvania Railroad tracks on TR 653
Location
Crawford County, Pennsylvania
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1935
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 87.9 ft.
Total length: 160.1 ft.
Deck width: 23.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.69167, -80.15500   (decimal degrees)
41°41'30" N, 80°09'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/570318/4615888 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Meadville
Inventory numbers
PA 20 7235 0653 4001 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 13517 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30795 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2008)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1999)
500

Update Log 

  • August 5, 2016: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished.
  • July 4, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Vertical endposts"
  • October 13, 2010: New photos from Jason Smith
  • October 8, 2010: New photos from Jason Smith

Sources 

Comments 

Morris Road Bridge
Posted August 9, 2016, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Oops.sorry for the double posting.Not paying attention.

Morris Road Bridge
Posted August 9, 2016, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Okay.Thanks anyway for mentioning it.

Morris Road Bridge
Posted August 9, 2016, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Okay.Thanks anyway for mentioning it.

Morris Road Bridge
Posted August 8, 2016, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

No idea when it was removed, its been a number of years since I have been there.

Morris Road Bridge
Posted August 5, 2016, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Thanks Nathan.Do you know when it was possibly removed?

Morris Road Bridge
Posted August 5, 2016, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

The bridge is scrap metal. Google shows its gone.

Morris Road Bridge
Posted February 1, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

does anyone know the current status of this structurally deficient bridge?please let me know.thanks.