Ensign Hugh J. Adams
Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge
The Bridges of Pittsburgh, Joseph White and M. W.
Pittsburgh : Cramer Printing & Publishing Company, 1928. p.77.
|Name applied to bridge||No. 0.33 Eastern Division|
|Year bridge was built||1901-1904|
|How long in building, years||3|
|Name of bridge company||American Bridge|
|How many tracks||4 on 2 levels|
|Length of main channel span (clear span), feet||327|
|Height of rails above pool-level, feet||53 1/2|
|Height of lowest member of truss above pool-level, feet||47.75|
|Number of freight trains a day||14|
|Annual tonnage of freight (approximate)||2,110,000|
|Number of passenger trains a day||111|
|Number of passengers a year (approximate)||3,830,000|
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