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Rapp Creek Bridge in Nockamixon Township, PA

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Rapp Creek Bridge -- September 7, 2009

Upstream view from creek bank

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #146628

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Two-span stone arch bridge over Rapp Creek on Quarry Road (TR 449) in Nockamixon Township
Location
Nockamixon Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1900
Builder
- I.R.Leap (per builders plate)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 53.2 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.49500, -75.16667   (decimal degrees)
40°29'42" N, 75°10'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/485876/4482713 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bedminster
Inventory numbers
PA 09 7009 0449 0001 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 07573 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30548 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 71.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
50

Update Log 

  • September 27, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: Added five more photos.
  • September 23, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: Added photo. Nockamxion Twp added to Name-City-Overview. Added I. R. Leap as builder-USGS frm Bedminster to Doylestown
  • September 22, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: Added photo. Nockamxion Twp added to Name-City-Overview. Added I. R. Leap as builder

Sources 

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