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Main Street, E. Bridge Street Bridge

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Main Street Bridge -- June 14, 2009

Downstream Riverside view after heavy rain

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #142063

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Schuylkill River on Main Street in Royersford and on E. Bridge Street in Spring City
Location
Spring City, Chester County, Pennsylvania, and Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Status
The bridge reopened to pedestrian and vehicle traffic on Friday, August 26.
History
Built 1922
Design
Open-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 346.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.18256, -75.54527   (decimal degrees)
40°10'57" N, 75°32'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/453579/4448162 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Phoenixville
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
16,983
Inventory numbers
PA 15 1043 0030 0822 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 30675 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 9.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 2, 2014: New photos from Patrick S. O'Donnell
  • August 28, 2011: Updated by Ron Guerra: Bridge reopened.
  • July 21, 2011: Updated by Ron Guerra: Added link to PDF discussing repair plans.
  • July 20, 2011: Updated by Ron Guerra: New photo from Ron Guerra
  • September 11, 2009: New photo from Raymond Klein
  • August 25, 2009: New photo from Raymond Klein
  • July 2, 2009: New photo from Raymond Klein

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