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Ma & Pa - Orson Run Bridge

Photos 

Old Maryland & Pennsylvania RxR Bridge ( Ma & Pa )

Photo taken by Panoramio user G Day

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

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BH Photo #266863

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Orson Run on Ma & Pa Railroad
Location
York County, Pennsylvania
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Railroad
- Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad (MPA)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
MPA - Orson Run Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.78475, -76.39674   (decimal degrees)
39°47'05" N, 76°23'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/380398/4404800 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Airville
Inventory number
BH 58073 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,050)
Beam (12,268)
Deck girder (4,598)
Girder (8,168)
Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad (9)
Owned by railroad (9,956)
Pennsylvania (4,429)
Plate girder (6,271)
Railroad (13,221)
Steel stringer (4,840)
York County, Pennsylvania (133)

Update Log 

  • October 21, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added alt name
  • October 21, 2013: Updated by Jodi Christman: Corrected name of railroad
  • September 18, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad"
  • September 18, 2013: Added by Dave King

Sources 

Comments 

Ma & Pa Orson Run 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.