Augwick Bridge

    Augwick Bridge

    The Aughwick Bridge is a historic closed-spandrel arch bridge that carried the East Broad Top Railroad over Aughwick Creek in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania.


    The Aughwick Bridge is a historic closed-spandrel arch bridge that carried the East Broad Top Railroad over Aughwick Creek in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania. The 603-foot crossing was built in 1914/1917 and replaced a circa 1889 iron structure.

    Augwick Bridge

    The last revenue freight operation was operated over the bridge on April 6, 1956, and all traffic ceased on April 14. 1 2


    Information

    • State: Pennsylvania
    • Route:
    • Type: Closed Spandrel Arch
    • Status:
    • Total Length: 203 feet

    Sources

    1. Coleman, Christopher D. “East Broad Top Railroad Timeline.” East Broad Top Homepage, 21 Nov. 2008.
    2. Slim, William. “The East Broad Top Railroad.” OKthePK.

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