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Old Lincoln Highway Bridge

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Overview
Closed two-span stone arch bridge over Poquessing Creek on Old Lincoln Highway in Philadelphia
Location
Philadelphia, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to pedestrians only.
History
Built 1805; widened in 1917
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 22.0 ft.
Total length: 45.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.12000, -74.97667   (decimal degrees)
40°07'12" N, 74°58'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/501988/4441076 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beverly
Inventory numbers
PA 09 7009 0329 0090 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 07492 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30543 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2005)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 35.0 (out of 100)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Stephens: This bridge is open to pedestrians. Accesses Benjamin Rush State Park.