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Ahler's Bridge in Nockamixon Township

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Ashler's Bridge -- September 19, 2009

Overview looking from Old Easton Road to towards Rt. 611

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Nockamixon Creek on Old Easton Road btwn Ferndale & Kinntnrtsville, PA
Location
Nockamixon Township between Ferndale & Kintnersville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1804. Rebuilt by Bucks County 2001
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 44.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.3 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.54833, -75.18500   (decimal degrees)
40°32'54" N, 75°11'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/484335/4488636 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Riegelsville
Inventory numbers
PA 09 7009 0010 0222 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 07480 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30494 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
100

Update Log 

  • September 24, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: USGS changed from Riegelsville to Easton, PA

Sources 

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

Comments 

Ahler's Bridge in Nockamixon Township
Posted March 23, 2012, by Paul Cardie (ptcardie [at] verizon [dot] net)

Rehabilitation (partial reconstruction) date is incorrect. I believe it was 2009.