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BPRR - Kiskiminetas River Bridge

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BPRR - Kiskiminetas River Bridge

looking west; BPRR bridge is at bottom

Photo taken by Derek Ralph

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

View this photo at steel-city-rust.blogspot.com

BH Photo #474296

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Kiskiminetas River on Buffalo & Pittsburgh RR
Location
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Builder
- Pencoyd Iron Works of Pencoyd, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad (BPRR)
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 235.0 ft.
Total length: 710.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.67861, -79.66574   (decimal degrees)
40°40'43" N, 79°39'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/612757/4503936 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89661 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2020: Updated by Luke: Corrected builder to prexisting category
  • June 22, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs