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Babbs Creek Bridge

Photos 

Babbs Creek Bridge

Star-Gazette: July 13 1974

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BH Photo #467360

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt Through truss bridge over Babbs Creek on Route 414
Location
Blackwell, Tioga County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Collapsed 1974
Builder
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Design
Pratt through truss with Phoenix Columns.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.0 ft.
Total length: 149.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.55595, -77.37803   (decimal degrees)
41°33'21" N, 77°22'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/301687/4603206 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88443 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2020: Updated by Geoff Hubbs: Added map location
  • March 6, 2020: Updated by Art Suckewer: Added builder length and other stuff
  • March 6, 2020: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs