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Ardara Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Brian McKee in May 2009

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BH Photo #140825

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Conrail Railroad on PA 4019 (Leger Rd.)
Location
Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1902 by American Bridge Co.
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 120.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Leger Road Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.36000, -79.74000   (decimal degrees)
40°21'36" N, 79°44'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/606987/4468476 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Irwin
Inventory numbers
PA 64 4019 0070 0961 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 36697 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31826 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2009)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 3.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
4,746

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2014: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Bridge closed.
  • June 2, 2009: Updated by Brian McKee
  • June 1, 2009: Updated by Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Todd Wilson
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Ardara Overpass
Posted March 11, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

fine,but that does not tell me nothing.i would like to know if this bridge will be demolished or replaced with the world famous concrete slab.keep in touch.

Ardara Pony Truss Bridge
Posted February 1, 2014, by Anonymous

How about you zoom in using that Google Map and find out for yourself?

Ardara Pony Truss Bridge
Posted February 1, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

does anyone know the current status of this structurally deficient bridge?please let me know.thanks.

Ardara Pony Truss Bridge
Posted March 3, 2013, by Lauren McKinnon (bimini3 [at] ymail [dot] com)

Bridge closed