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Windgap Suspension Footbridge

Photo 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2007

BH Photo #405619

Map 

Description 

Damaged by flood (due to Hurricane Ivan), September 17, 2004. Removed 2007.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Chartiers Creek on formerly a footpath
Location
McKees Rock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Demolished
Design
Cable suspension footbridge with wooden Warren stiffening truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.46339, -80.07415   (decimal degrees)
40°27'48" N, 80°04'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/578494/4479602 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh West
Inventory number
BH 62673 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2014: Added by Patrick S. O'Donnell

Sources 

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