Lewisburg Susquehanna River Covered Railroad Bridge
Lewisburg Bridge Co. (formed 1816) purchased by Pennsylvania RR for construction of joint road/rail bridge between Lewisburg and Montandon, completed 1868. Bridge replaced by steel truss bridge 1912.
- Lost Bridge over Susquehanna River between Lewisburg and Montandon
- Lewisburg, Union County, Pennsylvania, and Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
- Replaced by a new bridge
- Built 1865-68 as joint railroad/road bridge; 5 spans washed away June 1, 1889 and replaced; three spans destroyed in flood of May 21, 1894 and rebuilt; replaced 1912 with new railroad bridge
- - H.L. Campbell (contractor, substructure)
- Keystone Bridge Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (contractor, superstructure)
- Lewisburg Bridge Co.
- - Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Howe through truss
Total length: 1,289.0 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +40.96793, -76.87885 (decimal degrees)
40°58'05" N, 76°52'44" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/341905/4536896 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Inventory number
- BH 71600 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- March 30, 2016: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Info on bridge from PRR corporate history imported
- March 29, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added info from lostbridges
- March 29, 2016: Added by ArtS
- Alexander D. Mitchell IV