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Central Avenue Bridge

Photo 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2007

BH Photo #405071

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Chartiers Creek on PA 980 in Canonsburg
Location
Washington County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1934
Design
Parker pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 92.9 ft.
Total length: 96.1 ft.
Deck width: 32.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.25833, -80.18667   (decimal degrees)
40°15'30" N, 80°11'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/569163/4456747 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Canonsburg
Inventory numbers
PA 62 0980 0030 0794 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 34754 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31747 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2009)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 59.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
5,611

Update Log 

  • February 7, 2017: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • January 11, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.