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C&F - Jordan Creek Iron Bridge (1857)

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Lattice deck truss bridge over Jordan Creek on Catasauqua & Fogelsville Railroad
Location
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1857; Replaced 1889
Builder
- Francis C. Lowthorp
Railroad
- Catasauqua & Fogelsville Railroad (C&F)
Design
9 100' Lattice deck trusses
2 111' Lattice deck trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 111.0 ft.
Total length: 1,112.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.63030, -75.54392   (decimal degrees)
40°37'49" N, 75°32'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/454000/4497860 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cementon
Inventory number
BH 80168 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 20, 2018: Added by Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke