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PRR - Standing Stone Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Jodi Christman 06/09/2012

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BH Photo #233106

Map 

Video 

Abandoned Railroad bridge beside Old US 22 Huntingdon Pa

YouTube user "Stuffthats Gone"

Description 

Built 1849, replaced with newer bridge downstream 1892

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Standing Stone Creek on Former Pensylvania Railroad (PRR)
Location
Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1849, replaced with newer bridge downstream 1892
Railroad
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Stone arch
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Pennsylvania Railroad Old Bridge over Standing Stone Creek
Standing Stone Creek Bridge I
Conrail Old Bridge over Standing Stone Creek
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.48120, -78.00435   (decimal degrees)
40°28'52" N, 78°00'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/753922/4485479 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Huntingdon
Inventory numbers
NRHP 90000410 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 52643 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 6, 2017: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Major corrections to history and account
  • November 25, 2014: New video from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • September 27, 2012: Photo imported by Daniel Hopkins
  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • June 9, 2012: Added by Jodi Christman

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Sources 

  • Jodi Christman - masterofchaos [at] outlook [dot] com
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV