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Cross Keys Road-Schuykill River Bridge (Old)

Map 

Description 

Through Truss Bridge lifted off its foundations by Flooding Hurricane Agnes 1972 (George Oakley Research)

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Schuykill River on Cross Keys Road
Location
Temple, Berks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Built 1891
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.41461, -75.93962   (decimal degrees)
40°24'53" N, 75°56'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/420280/4474200 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77743 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2017: Added by Dana and Kay Klein (Oakley Research)

Comments 

Cross Keys Road-Schuykill River Bridge (Old)
Posted June 24, 2017, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Will do.I have to agree with you.PennDOT and Berks County are getting a lot of bridges done which is amazing being how PennDOT used to be the butt of all jokes in Pa.

Cross Keys Road-Schuykill River Bridge (Old)
Posted June 23, 2017, by Dana and Kay Klein

Your most welcome George, keep us up to date on those Berks county Bridges. Seem to be replacing a lot of them near you.

Cross Keys Road-Schuykill River Bridge (Old)
Posted June 23, 2017, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Thanks,Dana and Kay for posting the information about this bridge.