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Clay Ridge Road Bridge

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Clay Ridge Road Bridge -- September 13, 2009

Downstream side view

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #146592

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Street View 

Description 

Historic Bridge Inventory: The reinforced concrete thru girder bridge finished with arched fascia walls to appear as a deck arch bridge was placed by the county in 1909. It is located in the National Register-listed Ridge Valley Historic District, and it was built within the 1790-ca. 1940 period of significance. The bridge contributes to the historic character of the district.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over Beaver Creek on Clay Ridge Road
Location
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1909
Builder
- Adam Oscar Martin of Doylestown, Pennsylvania (Probable County Engineer and Designer)
Design
Concrete deck girder
Dimensions
Span length: 24.9 ft.
Total length: 24.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.48333, -75.14500   (decimal degrees)
40°28'60" N, 75°08'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/487710/4481414 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bedminster
Inventory numbers
PA 09 7009 0439 0030 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 07566 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30511 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2008)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2001)
200

Update Log 

  • June 15, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 14, 2015: Updated by Nathan Holth: Add info.
  • September 21, 2009: New photos from Raymond Klein

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