Bridges of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County

28 Oct

Allegheny County Bridges

Bridge City. There’s a reason that the bridge engineers come here every year. A near complete history of bridges are in our city.

City of Pittsburgh Bridges

According to wikipedia, there are 446 bridges within the City of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh is the world record holder for bridges with piers and stands contained entirely within city limits, beating out Venice, Italy, the previous record holder by 3 bridges. There are many more bridges in Pittsburgh that are not counted toward the world record as they lack piers.

To see the complete map, explore the bridges, and learn more than you ever thought possible on bridges, see the fine site of pghbridges.com.

 

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