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Schuylkill River Bridge

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Photo taken by Jodi Christman

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BH Photo #177725

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Schuylkill River on Sr 4025(Lr 06174)
Location
Shoemakersville, Berks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 61.0 ft.
Total length: 253.0 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.49528, -75.97167   (decimal degrees)
40°29'43" N, 75°58'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/417660/4483184 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Temple
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
1,269
Inventory numbers
PA 06 4025 0040 2466 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 05266 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 46195 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 47.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 3, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 17, 2010: Added by Jodi Christman

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Schuylkill River Bridge
Posted February 28, 2018, by George oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Just read in today's Reading Eagle that this bridge which is structurally deficient will be demolished and replaced with a 24-foot-wide,253-foot-long span.The $3.7 million project includes drainage,curb and sidewalk repair and ADA ramps.Work is expected to begin in late April with completion in August 2019.Detours will be posted and in effect during construction.