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Van Voorhis Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Brian McKee in November 2009

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BH Photo #150162

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Pigeon Creek on TR 581
Location
Washington County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1916
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 90.9 ft.
Total length: 95.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.16333, -79.97833   (decimal degrees)
40°09'48" N, 79°58'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/587001/4446386 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Monongahela
Inventory numbers
PA 62 7211 0581 4010 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 35280 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31791 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2009)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
150

Update Log 

  • February 7, 2017: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • November 30, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

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