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Van Sant Covered Bridge 38-09-03

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Van Sant Covered Bridge -- October 25, 2009

Upstream overview looking towards PA. Rt. 232

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #148375

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Overview
Van Sandt Covered bridge over Pidcock Creek on Covered Bridge Road (TR 392) in Solebury Twp, PA Bucks County Bridge # 73 near New Hope, PA
Location
Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1875; rehabilitated 1955
Design
Covered Lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 76.1 ft.
Total length: 86.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.3 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 1, 1980
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.32700, -74.95769   (decimal degrees)
40°19'37" N, 74°57'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/503593/4464052 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lambertville
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
150
Inventory numbers
PA 09 7009 0392 0073 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
WGCB 38-09-03 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 80003438 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
PANBI 07536 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30513 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 29.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 18, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 2, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • October 31, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: Uploaded five photos. Solebury Twp to Name-City-Overview. Bucks county Bridge # 73 & near New Hope, PA to overview & NJ to Lambertville in USGS

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