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Bellaire Bridge

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Bellaire Bridge

Photo from Herbert Richter - NSPCB Archives

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BH Photo #533657

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Description 

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Deck was 6.67' above normal water level

Facts 

Overview
Lost Other pony truss bridge over Conewago Creek on Bellaire Road
Location
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, and Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1892 by Elias McMellen; Replaced in 1971
Builder
- Elias McMellen
Design
Boxed pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 55.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.2 ft.
Also called
Bellaire Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.19430, -76.57677   (decimal degrees)
40°11'39" N, 76°34'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/365786/4450515 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98661 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2022: New Street View added by Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com