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Pursley Run Pony Truss

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Sits on west side of Oak Forest Rd, about 0.6 miles north of the Woods Covered Bridge

Photo taken by Brian McKee in August 2009

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BH Photo #145182

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Pursley Run on Private lane
Location
Greene County, Pennsylvania
Status
Abandoned
Design
Light weight riveted Pratt pony with outriggers, wood deck
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.87078, -80.23303   (decimal degrees)
39°52'15" N, 80°13'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/565591/4413696 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oak Forest
Inventory number
BH 43216 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

3-panel truss (128)
Abandoned (3,337)
Greene County, Pennsylvania (84)
Have street view (25,400)
Pennsylvania (4,914)
Pony truss (15,694)
Pratt pony truss (3,475)
Pratt truss (8,735)
Riveted (2,052)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,946)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,706)
Truss (31,219)

Update Log 

  • September 29, 2013: New Street View added by Joshua Collins
  • August 13, 2009: Added by Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com

Comments 

Pursley Run Pony Truss
Posted February 1, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

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