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Youngstown-Poland Road Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken May 2006 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #108660

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Mahoning River on US 224/PA 551 (Youngstown-Poland Road)
Location
Lawrence County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1936 by the Fort Pitt Bridge Works
Builder
- Fort Pitt Bridge Works of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 270.0 ft.
Total length: 480.0 ft.
Deck width: 34.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.01833, -80.44167   (decimal degrees)
41°01'06" N, 80°26'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/546943/4540942 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Edinburg
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
9,665
Inventory numbers
PA 37 0224 0090 2344 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 22280 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31165 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 10, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • January 31, 2013: Updated by Jodi Christman: Updated status
  • December 18, 2006: Posted photo from Jack Schmidt

Sources 

Comments 

Youngstown-Poland Road Bridge
Posted January 28, 2013, by Elizabeth Wymer (eawymer [at] mindspring [dot] com)

Sadly, this bridge was replaced last year - 2012 - by a modern soulless concrete impostor. I will try to get a picture next time I am out that way.