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South Tenth Street Bridge (1903)

Photo 

South Tenth Street Bridge (Old)

looking west in 1928

Photo from Pittsburgh Bridges

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

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View this photo at newsinteractive.post-gazette.com

BH Photo #474351

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Monongahela River on South Tenth Street
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1903; Replaced 1933
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York
- C.M. Driver
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.43303, -79.98937   (decimal degrees)
40°25'59" N, 79°59'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/585720/4476311 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89668 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 23, 2020: Updated by Luke: Bridge was NOT built in 1861. Added correct build date and builder
  • June 23, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Luke