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Milton Bridge (1895)

Photos 

1914 postmark

looking downstream (south)

Photo uploaded by Art S.

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BH Photo #471597

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Susquehanna River on Mahoning Street
Location
Milton, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, and Union County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1895 replaced between 1922 and 1925.
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.01682, -76.85821   (decimal degrees)
41°01'01" N, 76°51'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/343757/4542286 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89182 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 27, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: corrected build and loss dates, added builder, truss type, Union County and some other details
  • May 4, 2020: New photo from Art Suckewer

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Milton Bridge (3rd Susquehanna River bridge at Milton, PA)
Posted September 27, 2021, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Info on the bridge, including pictures and an article about the contract here: https://susquehannavalley.blogspot.com/2020/04/the-bridges-o...