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Jim Thorpe Memorial Bridge

Photo 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2010

BH Photo #405346

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck girder bridge over Lehigh River on PA 903 in Jim Thrope
Location
Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1953; rehabilitated 1976
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.9 ft.
Total length: 612.9 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.86765, -75.73588   (decimal degrees)
40°52'04" N, 75°44'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/437987/4524326 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lehighton
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
6,869
Inventory numbers
PANBI 09039 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 46308 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 28.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 1, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 23, 2010: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: corrected information about river and town routes

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