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PRR - Susquehanna River Bridge (Selinsgrove, Second)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Susquehanna River on Pennsylvania RR
Location
Selinsgrove, Snyder County, Pennsylvania, and Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built spring 1877 by PRR to replace burned 1871 bridge; opened July 24, 1877; four spans replaced with steel trusses 1888; eight spans replaced with steel trusses 1889.
Design
Howe wooden truss bridge, believed to have been not covered
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.80154, -76.84939   (decimal degrees)
40°48'06" N, 76°50'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/343994/4518372 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71610 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 30, 2016: Added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV