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Furnace Creek Bridge

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Furnace Creek on PA 73 (Philadelphia Avenue)
Location
Berks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1950
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 65.9 ft.
Deck width: 32.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.38475, -75.77021   (decimal degrees)
40°23'05" N, 75°46'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/434625/4470746 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fleetwood
Inventory numbers
PANBI 04620 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 78511 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 82.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
8,063

Categories 

Beam (12,270)
Berks County, Pennsylvania (150)
Built 1950 (526)
Built during 1950s (3,358)
Have street view (22,569)
Open (36,889)
Owned by state (13,894)
Pennsylvania (4,431)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,013)
Steel stringer (4,840)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,524)

Update Log 

  • September 21, 2017: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Status to Open per Oakley