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BPRR - Mahoning Creek Trestle

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2. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF TRESTLE AND LATTICEWORK IRON BENTS LOOKING NORTHWEST

Mahoning Creek Trestle, Spanning Mahoning Creek, 1 mile West of Goodville, Blairsville, Indiana County, PA Photos from Survey HAER PA-266

Photo taken for Historic American Engineering Record

View this photo at cdn.loc.gov

BH Photo #348972

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over Mahoning Creek on Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad
Location
Indiana County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1899
Builder
- Pencoyd Iron Works of Pencoyd, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad (BPRR)
- Buffalo, Rochester & Pittsburgh Railroad (BR&P)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chessie System
Design
Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.0 ft.
Total length: 1,000.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.88789, -79.20778   (decimal degrees)
40°53'16" N, 79°12'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/650987/4527857 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71035 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 15, 2016: Added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin
  • HAER PA-266 - Mahoning Creek Trestle, Spanning Mahoning Creek, 1 mile West of Goodville, Blairsville, Indiana County, PA