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Conemaugh Viaduct

Photo 

Conemaugh, Viaduct, Johnstown, flood ,1889

Photo taken by Panoramio user Ron Shawley

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #366098

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Conemaugh River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Location
Cambria County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1889
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.36833, -78.81920   (decimal degrees)
40°22'06" N, 78°49'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/685155/4470922 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Geistown
Inventory number
BH 73908 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,634)
Arch (12,190)
Built 1889 (240)
Built during 1880s (2,011)
Cambria County, Pennsylvania (68)
Closed-spandrel arch (4,042)
Deck arch (11,426)
Have street view (27,081)
Open (39,995)
Owned by railroad (12,507)
Pennsylvania (5,334)

Update Log 

  • July 2, 2019: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 25, 2016: Added by Dave King

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