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Ironstone Bridge

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Ironstone Bridge -- October 19, 2008

Overview looking North towards Boyertown.PA

Photo taken by Raymond Klein in January 2011

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BH Photo #191568

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Ironstone Creek on PA 2040. Farmington Ave S. Boyertown, PA
Location
Boyertown, Berks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907
Builders
- N.M. Davis
- Willaeur & Co. (Contractors)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1988
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.32000, -75.65250   (decimal degrees)
40°19'12" N, 75°39'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/444563/4463479 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Boyertown
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
4,202
Inventory numbers
PA 06 2040 0010 1226 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 05102 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 88000789 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 30398 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 66.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2014: New Street View added by Dave King
  • January 4, 2011: Updated by Raymond Klein: Added 2 photos-Douglas Twp to name- & City- + S. Boyertown, PA to City-Farrmington Ave to Carries-Boyertown, to USGS

Sources 

  • Raymond Klein - Bookshelfthe [at] msn [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com