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GAP - Ohiopyle Youghioogheny River Trail Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in August 2016

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BH Photo #361269

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Modern bowstring pony truss bridge over Youghioogheny River & PA381 on Great Allegheny Passage
Location
Fayette County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1999
Railroads
- Rail-to-trail
- Western Maryland Railway (WM)
Design
7 span modern bowstring pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.87056, -79.49363   (decimal degrees)
39°52'14" N, 79°29'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/628828/4414476 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73354 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 23, 2016: New Street View added by Ben Tate
  • August 24, 2016: Added by Steve Conro

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GAP - Ohiopyle Youghioogheny River Trail Bridge
Posted October 24, 2016, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Clark,

Todd Wilson reports that it was a deck plate girder.

http://www.bridgemapper.com/bridge_detail.php?ID=3582

GAP - Ohiopyle Youghioogheny River Trail Bridge
Posted October 24, 2016, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Any clue what used to be here?