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Ahler's Bridge in Nockamixon Township

Photo 

Ashler's Bridge -- September 12, 2009

Side view looking downstream

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #146652

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span stone arch bridge over Nockamixon Creek on Old Easton Road in Nockamixon Twp btwn Ferndale & Knitnersville, PA
Location
Nockamixon Township btwn Ferndale & Kintnersville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1826, Rebuilt by Bucks County in 2001,
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 18.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.55167, -75.18500   (decimal degrees)
40°33'06" N, 75°11'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/484336/4489006 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Riegelsville
Inventory numbers
PA 09 7009 0020 0223 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 07481 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30495 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 35.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
100

Update Log 

  • September 24, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: Added photo. Nockamixon Twp to name. Nockamixon Twp btwn Ferndale & Knitnersville, PA.to City & Overview. History: Rebuilt by Bucks County 2001. . USGS Riegelsville to Easton, PA.

Sources 

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