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Connellsville Suspension Bridge

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This would seem to be the west end of the bridge, since the contributing road to the bridge is Crawford Avenue on the east side, which doesn't appear here.

BH Photo #373749

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Suspension bridge over Youghiogheny River on Crawford Avenue
Location
Connellsville, Fayette County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1861; Replaced 1905
Design
Suspension
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.01756, -79.59247   (decimal degrees)
40°01'03" N, 79°35'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/620117/4430654 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 68336 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 25, 2016: New photos from Mike Piontka
  • July 6, 2015: Added by Luke

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Connellsville Suspension Bridge
Posted November 13, 2016, by Mike Piontka (Spginc [at] comcast [dot] net)

I'm not sure of date of photo, but this is a view looking toward Connellsville from the west side.