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Engleside Bridge (1901)

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Engleside Bridge

during Agnes flood 1972

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

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BH Photo #468053

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Conestoga River on US 222
Location
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Status
Destroyed by flooding in 1972
History
Built 1901 by American Bridge Company; Partially destroyed by hurricane Agnes in 1972 and later replaced.
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Design
(2)9-panel, pinned Pratt through trusses
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.02131, -76.30421   (decimal degrees)
40°01'17" N, 76°18'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/388705/4430936 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88593 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 20, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • March 20, 2020: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • March 19, 2020: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

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