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Drake Well Bridge

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #259980

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Oil Creek on Drake Well Road
Location
Venango County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1882; replaced by a girder bridge in 1998 with the trusses reused on top.
Builder
- Morse Bridge Co. of Youngstown, Ohio
Design
9-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1988
Also called
Drake Well Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.61524, -79.65745   (decimal degrees)
41°36'55" N, 79°39'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/611855/4607928 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Titusville South
Inventory numbers
NRHP 88000809 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 57251 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,672)
Bridgemapper.com (1,325)
Built 1882 (143)
Built during 1880s (2,017)
Have street view (27,133)
Morse Bridge Co. (36)
NR-listed (2,964)
Open (40,016)
Pennsylvania (5,356)
Pratt through truss (5,463)
Pratt truss (9,401)
Through truss (15,286)
Truss (33,144)
Venango County, Pennsylvania (69)

Update Log 

  • August 25, 2018: New photos from Brian Manville
  • December 12, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 8, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added builder, NRHP info, design type & imported photos
  • July 18, 2013: Added by Dave King

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