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BPRR - Redbank Creek Viaduct

Photos 

Photo taken by Brian Manville in February 18, 2017

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BH Photo #379134

Map 

Description 

Previous pictures of the viaduct can be found at: http://historicbridges.org/bridges/browser/?bridgebrowser=pe...

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Red Bank Creek/Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad on Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad
Location
Brookville, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad (BPRR)
- Pittsburg & Shawmut Railroad (PSR)
- Pittsburg, Shawmut & Northern Railroad (PSN)
Design
Pratt through truss
Metal 8 panel rivet-connected Warren deck truss, fixed and approach spans: metal 5 panel rivet-connected Pratt through truss, fixed
Also called
Brookville Viaduct
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.14874, -79.07566   (decimal degrees)
41°08'55" N, 79°04'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/661479/4557053 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 61784 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 18, 2017: Updated by Brian Manville: Added pictures and link to webpage showing type of bridge construction.
  • July 19, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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