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Allentown Road Bridge

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AllentownRoad Bridge

Side View

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #134345

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Ridge Valley Creek on Allentown Road
Location
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1908; rehabilitated 1977
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 15.1 ft.
Total length: 37.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.37500, -75.37833   (decimal degrees)
40°22'30" N, 75°22'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/467882/4469448 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Perkiomenville
Inventory numbers
PA 09 4027 0120 0833 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 07401 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30496 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2009)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 28.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
4,635

Categories 

Arch (11,274)
Bucks County, Pennsylvania (200)
Built 1908 (617)
Built during 1900s (6,350)
Deck arch (10,511)
Open (36,899)
Owned by state (13,899)
Pennsylvania (4,438)
Span length under 25 feet (5,849)
Stone arch (2,677)
Structurally deficient (18,555)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,936)

Update Log 

  • February 27, 2009: New photo from Raymond Klein

Sources 

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