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Gerhart's Mill Bridge

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Nursery Road Bridge -- March 21, 2010

Overview looking towards Trumbauersville Road

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #159036

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Unami Creek on Nursery Road
Location
Milford Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1891; rehabilitated 1934
Builder
- Nelson & Buchanan Co. of Chambersburg & Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Design
Steel Through Truss with Open Grate Floor
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 113.9 ft.
Total length: 119.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Nursery Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.39333, -75.41667   (decimal degrees)
40°23'36" N, 75°25'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/464638/4471498 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milford Square
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
100
Inventory numbers
PANBI 07496 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 44594 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 20 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • March 25, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added basic info from PA Historic Bridge Inventory
  • March 25, 2010: Added by Raymond Klein

Sources 

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

Comments 

Nursery Road Bridge Milford Twp, PA
Posted March 25, 2010, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

For some reason, the Pennsylvania BMS Number didn't import here. The BMS number is 9700903340256 for anyone trying to research this bridge.