Charleroi Interurban Artifacts
Glendenning Trestle
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Photos on this page include abutments from the Glendenning Trestle.

All recent color photos on this page were taken December 24, 2007.

See also: Historical photos of Glendenning Trestle.

Glendenning Trestle - Then and Now


Thumbnail above from 1938 aerial photo. Red arrow indicates approximate location and angle of camera for left photo.

Photo left shows north abutment and piers. "Road Closed" sign and barrier across Black Diamond Hollow Road are circled in yellow on the right.

Photo looking north towards north abutment of Glendenning Trestle.


Thumbnail above from 1938 aerial photo. Red arrow indicates approximate location and angle of camera for left photo.

Photo left from track bed approaching north abutment looking south where the trestle crossed Black Diamond Hollow Road.

Section of retaining wall near north abutment.

South abutment of the Glendenning Trestle.

Section of retaining wall near south abutment.

Most of the trolley line poles were cut about a foot above the ground leaving stumps. Many of the stumps are still visible.

Section of trolley road bed with line pole stumps visible on both sides.

Insulators found near Glendenning Trestle.

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