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Monocacy Bridge

Photo 

Monocacy Bridge - August 16, 2008

Side view

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #136107

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Monocacy Creek on TR 458
Location
Berks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1912; rehabilitated 1954
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 94.2 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.28500, -75.78333   (decimal degrees)
40°17'06" N, 75°46'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/433413/4459684 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Birdsboro
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
244
Inventory numbers
PA 06 7203 0458 9343 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 05319 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30405 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 51.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,153)
Berks County, Pennsylvania (227)
Built 1912 (830)
Built during 1910s (9,669)
Closed-spandrel arch (4,024)
Deck arch (11,391)
Functionally obsolete (6,368)
Open (39,971)
Owned by county (20,841)
Pennsylvania (5,331)
Skewed (4,915)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,102)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,597)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2009: New photo from Raymond Klein

Sources 

  • Raymond Klein - Bookshelfthe [at] msn [dot] com