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Celia Bridge

Photo from Fombell Area Historical Society

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

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BH Photo #487226

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Description 

2000 NBI shows this as being on Chapel Dr which does not cross the creek. It also mentions "@ INTER. W/ SR 1008" which matches this location. Build date for the UCEB matches removal date for truss.

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Connoquenessing Creek on Chapel (or Celia) Drive
Location
Beaver County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1890 by the Penn Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1944; replaced 2003
Builder
- Penn Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Design
Camelback through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 205.1 ft.
Total length: 210.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Celia Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.81663, -80.24230   (decimal degrees)
40°48'60" N, 80°14'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/563900/4518677 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Zelienople
Inventory numbers
PA 04 1005 0050 1559 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 41418 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 21, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • October 7, 2014: Updated by Clark Vance: Mapped probably location, possible corrected street name

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs