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Wampum Avenue Bridge

Photo 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in May 2011

BH Photo #404927

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over CSX Railroad on Wampum Avenue in New Beaver
Location
New Beaver, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement.
History
Built 1922; rehabilitated 1975
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 152.9 ft.
Total length: 318.9 ft.
Deck width: 23.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.88667, -80.32667   (decimal degrees)
40°53'12" N, 80°19'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/556725/4526394 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Castle South
Inventory numbers
PA 37 0288 0040 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 22290 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31163 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
4,979

Update Log 

  • February 26, 2016: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.