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Munhall Railroad Bridge

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Munhall Railroad Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: July 20, 2019

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Railroad (CSX) Over Monongahela River
Location
Munhall and Swissvale: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania: United States
Structure Type
Metal 10 Panel Bolt-Connected Polygonal Warren Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal 10 Panel Bolt-Connected Warren Deck Truss, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1963 By Builder/Contractor: American Bridge Company of New York, New York

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
270 Feet (82 Meters)
Structure Length
1,250 Feet (381 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
3 Main Span(s) and 5 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

Sitting on stone piers of an older bridge, this mid-20th century truss bridge is at the location of the Battle of Homestead. Lengths are estimates. The largest through truss span appears to be 270 feet, with a 200 foot through truss span to the north and a 160 foot through truss span to the south.

 

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