NS - Penns Creek Bridge
One span of this bridge, at eastern end, constructed as a through pony girder instead of deck girder to allow for clearance on the then-still-intact Pennsylvania Canal, which was not abandoned until 1900.
- Deck and through girder bridge over Penns Creek and former Pennsylvania Canal on Norfolk Southern Railroad (former Pennsylvania Railroad)
- Selinsgrove, Snyder County, Pennsylvania
- Open to traffic
- Built 1890-91 to replace earlier wooden Howe truss spans
- - Conrail (CR)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Deck girder over Penns Creek with one through pony girder span over former Pennsylvania Canal bed
Total length: 441.0 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +40.80264, -76.85761 (decimal degrees)
40°48'10" N, 76°51'27" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/343303/4518509 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Inventory number
- BH 57564 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- March 8, 2020: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Corrected construction date
- July 16, 2016: New Street View added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV
- August 13, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Norfolk Southern Railway", "Pennsylvania Railroad", "Penn Central Railroad", "Conrail", "Railroad"
- August 13, 2013: Added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV