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Lackawaxen Bridge at Prompton

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Lackawaxen River Prompton PA

Photo uploaded by Art S.

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BH Photo #438929

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Lackawaxen river
Location
Prompton, Wayne County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builders
- Columbia Bridge Co. of Dayton, Ohio
- Columbia Bridge Works of Dayton, Ohio
Design
8-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.58187, -75.32398   (decimal degrees)
41°34'55" N, 75°19'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/472994/4603404 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83628 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2020: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • January 25, 2020: Updated by Art Suckewer: Added build date and builder based on Melissa's research
  • January 24, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss detail info
  • November 26, 2018: New photo from Art Suckewer

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com

Comments 

Lackawaxen Bridge at Prompton
Posted January 23, 2020, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Not sure but the profile looks like CBW. In light of the Honesdale Main Street bridges being CBW, there is a reasonable possibility.

Regards,

Art S.