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West Penn - Glencoe Viaduct

Photo 

1908

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1920

BH Photo #323066

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned concrete deck girder bridge over Monongahela Creek on West Penn RR (abandoned)
Location
Fayette County, Pennsylvania
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1908
Railroads
- Interurban
- West Penn Railways
Design
Concrete deck girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.98988, -79.87279   (decimal degrees)
39°59'24" N, 79°52'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/596233/4427242 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Salem
Inventory number
BH 59586 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,571)
Built 1908 (704)
Built during 1900s (7,099)
Concrete girder (983)
Deck girder (5,649)
Fayette County, Pennsylvania (84)
Girder (10,004)
Interurban (902)
Pennsylvania (5,207)
Railroad (15,222)
West Penn Railways (10)

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2014: Added by Frank Hicks

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West Penn - Glencoe Viaduct
Posted July 6, 2015, by Aldo desalvo (aldo_desalvo [at] yahoo,com)

we walked over this last year.

There is a second bridge further down.

We are going to find this one this year.

Very friendly people at the end of the bridge.