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Anthony's Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over N. West Branch Perkiomen Creek on TR 651
Location
Berks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903; rehabilitated 1959
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 83.0 ft.
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.40333, -75.61333   (decimal degrees)
40°24'12" N, 75°36'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/447955/4472705 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
East Greenville
Inventory numbers
PA 06 7243 0651 9741 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 05478 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30385 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2009)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1979)
250

Update Log 

  • August 2, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein

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Anthony's Bridge
Posted July 6, 2016, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

As per an article in the Reading Eagle printed on 7-6-16 bids for demolition of this bridge are being accepted until 7-27-16 after which time they will be opened.This is the latest news i have on this bridge.Any further developments i will print here.

Anthony's Bridge
Posted June 29, 2016, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

AS per an article printed in the Reading Eagle on 6-29-16 this bridge also known as Anthony's Mill Road Bridge is having bids put out at the present time for demolition of this bridge.I will relay any information i get on this bridge to this site.

Anthony's Bridge
Posted June 25, 2009, by Lynn Gladieux (lynnglad [at] dejazzd [dot] com)

BRIDGE WAS CLOSED INDEFINITELY IN MAY 2009