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Bough Street Bridge

Photo 

1894-035 | by snydercountylibraries

The steel Bough Street bridge crossing from Selinsgrove (right) to Isle of Que.

Note the shorter height of the left most span.

The bridge was completed in the fall/winter of 1894, and was never replaced after being severely damaged in the 1936 Flood.

Charles Fasold Collection, Snyder Co. Libraries

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BH Photo #467348

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Penns Creek on Bough Street
Location
Selinsgrove, Snyder County, Pennsylvania
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built fall/winter 1894, not replaced afetr flood damage in March 1936 and removed.
Design
Pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.79704, -76.86050   (decimal degrees)
40°47'49" N, 76°51'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/343045/4517892 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88433 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2020: Photo imported by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV