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Lake Lynn Power House and Dam Suspension Footbridge

Photo 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2009

BH Photo #405626

Map 

Description 

Spans a portion of the dam connecting the power house to an electrical substation. Mainspan: ~220 feet estimate. While 90% of the bridges appears to be in West Virginia, the northeastern end of the bridge appears to be in Pennsylvania.

Facts 

Overview
Wire suspension footbridge over portion of dam on pedestrian pathway
Location
Monongalia County, West Virginia, and Fayette County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72057, -79.85572   (decimal degrees)
39°43'14" N, 79°51'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/598074/4397369 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Lynn
Inventory number
BH 64002 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 9, 2014: Added by Patrick S. O'Donnell

Sources 

  • Todd Wilson
  • Patrick S. O'Donnell - 1 [dot] 991km [at] comcast [dot] net