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Farm School Road Bridge in Bedminster Township

Photo 

Farfm School Road -- September 19, 2009

Overview looking towards PA. Rt. 611

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #146695

Map 

Description 

3-ton weight limit

Facts 

Overview
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Tohickon Creek on Farm School Road just off Rt. 611 in Bedminster Township, PA
Location
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1876 by the King Bridge Co.
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 104.0 ft.
Total length: 104.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.45833, -75.16000   (decimal degrees)
40°27'30" N, 75°09'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/486434/4478642 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bedminster
Inventory numbers
PA 09 7009 0427 0183 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 07558 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30522 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2008)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 21.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
100

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Stephens: Added legal load limit
  • September 27, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: Added photo. Bedminster Twp to Name & City & Overview. USGS Bedminster to Doylestown, PA

Sources 

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