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Ma & Pa - Muddy Creek Bridge

Photos 

Old Ma and Pa RxR bridge

Photo taken by Panoramio user G Day

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs (CC BY-ND)

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BH Photo #267596

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Muddy Creek on Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad
Location
York County, Pennsylvania
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1900
Builder
- Pennsylvania Steel Co. of Steelton, Pennsylvania
Railroad
- Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad (MPA)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
MPA - Muddy Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.76050, -76.35080   (decimal degrees)
39°45'38" N, 76°21'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/384292/4402047 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Holtwood
Inventory number
BH 58258 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 8, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added builder + date
  • October 21, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added alt name
  • October 21, 2013: Updated by Jodi Christman: Corrected name of railroad
  • October 2, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad", "Railroad"
  • October 2, 2013: Added by Dave King

Sources 

Comments 

Ma & Pa Muddy Creek Bridge
Posted February 1, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

does anyone know the current status of this abandoned r.r. bridge?please let me know.thanks.

Ma & Pa Muddy Creek Bridge
Posted October 21, 2013, by Anonymous

Actually MPA was the correct reporting mark, but if Ma & Pa is preferred, than that's OK.