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Mohr Road Bridge (Greene County Bridge No. 15)

  • Year Built: 1903
  • Type: Parker Pony Truss
  • Number of Spans: 1
  • Length: 40'
  • Width: 13'
  • Builder: Penn Bridge Company of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
  • Location: Cumberland Township, Greene County
  • Carries: Mohr Road (TR 634) over Muddy Creek
  • Preservation Assistance: Unknown
  • BRKey: 18488

The Mohr Road Bridge is a riveted Parker pony truss built in 1903 by the Penn Bridge Company of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania. This single-span bridge is 40' long and 13' wide and is located in Cumberland Township, Greene County, where it carries Mohr Road (TR 634) over Muddy Creek.  This bridge is eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places.

The character-defining features of this bridge include the truss form (Parker pony), method of truss member end connection (riveted), and structural members to include the top and bottom chords, vertical and diagonal members, and original lattice railing.

To preserve this historic structure, ownership of the bridge in its entirety will be transferred to an interested party for removal to a new location. The new owner will be responsible for costs associated with removal, rehabilitation and long-term maintenance of the structure. If you or your organization is interested in assuming ownership of this historic bridge, please contact Tyra Guyton of the Pennsylvania State Historic Preservation Office at tyguyton@pa.gov or at (717) 346-0617 or David Anthony at davanthony@pa.gov or at (412) 429-4861.