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Merchant Street Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Big Sewickley Creek on Merchant Street in Ambridge
Location
Beaver County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1827; rehabilitated 2004
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 37.1 ft.
Total length: 37.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.58333, -80.23333   (decimal degrees)
40°34'60" N, 80°13'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/564882/4492787 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ambridge
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
2,000
Inventory numbers
PA 04 7402 0000 1001 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 03893 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30361 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 87.9 (out of 100)
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Comments 

Merchant Street Bridge
Posted September 7, 2009, by Bruce Draganjac (bruce [at] draganjac [dot] com)

I fish under this bridge often and know it well. I was surprised to hear it categorized as "concrete". It appears to be built from cut stone blocks. I can send you some pictures of it, if you like.

Bruce