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Glenwood Bridge

Glenwood Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: July 3, 2014, and October 2, 2021

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Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
PA-885 Over Monongahela River, Railroad, and Carson Street
Location
Pittsburgh: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania: United States
Structure Type
Metal Continuous 18 Panel Bolt-Connected Warren Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Stringer (Multi-Beam), Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1966 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown and Engineer/Design: Richardson, Gordon, and Associates of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (George S. Richardson)
Rehabilitation Date
2000
Main Span Length
567.0 Feet (172.8 Meters)
Structure Length
2,276.0 Feet (693.7 Meters)
Roadway Width
54 Feet (16.46 Meters)
Spans
3 Main Span(s) and 8 Approach Span(s)
Inventory Number
01310

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This bridge is unusual because most of the trusses are below deck except at the piers where they rise up forming a through truss design. 

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