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Lake Gordon Bridge

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BH Photo #202290

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Lake Gordon on PA 3009
Location
Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Slated For Demolition and Replacement. Contractor Anticipated Notice To Proceed (NTP): 01/21/2013. Demolition Early Start Date: March 2013
History
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1948
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 19.0 ft.
Total length: 219.2 ft.
Deck width: 25.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.75333, -78.68167   (decimal degrees)
39°45'12" N, 78°40'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/698612/4402950 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hyndman
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
199
Inventory numbers
PA 05 3009 0010 0020 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 04304 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30377 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 97.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 23, 2013: New photos from Jodi Christman
  • November 5, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated planned demolition date.
  • June 22, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.

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Comments 

Lake Gordon Bridge
Posted May 2, 2010, by mary (blanche883 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

one of my favorite bridges to take pictures of.