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Wangum Road Bridge (old)

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1908 Postmark

Road follows old rail line that was abandoned in 1885. Bridge looks too light for rail line.

Photo uploaded by Art S.

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BH Photo #438928

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Middle Creek on Wangum Falls Road
Location
Wayne County, Pennsylvania
Status
Superstructure replaced
History
Lost in a flood in 1942
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.49587, -75.24886   (decimal degrees)
41°29'45" N, 75°14'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/479227/4593835 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83627 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 26, 2018: New photo from Art Suckewer

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Wangum Road Bridge (old)
Posted August 9, 2020, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

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