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MGA - Mather Mine Bridge

Photo 

April 11th, 1930

Photo taken by the Monongahela Railway; Photo provided by the University of Pittsburgh; Used under Fair Use

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View this photo at digital.library.pitt.edu

BH Photo #465472

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Ten Mile Creek on Former RR
Location
Mather, Greene County, Pennsylvania
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1919 by the Chartiers Southern Railway. Monongahela Railroad took over CS line in 1929/30
Railroads
- Chartiers Southern Railway
- Monongahela Railroad (MGA)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
Big Bridge
Matherhorn
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.92726, -80.07703   (decimal degrees)
39°55'38" N, 80°04'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/578868/4420092 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mather
Inventory number
BH 57700 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2020: New photo from Luke
  • December 27, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Railroad"
  • August 19, 2013: Added by Don Morrison

Comments 

Old Mather Mine RR Bridge
Posted February 1, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

does anyone know the current status of this abandoned r.r. bridge?please let me know.thanks.