Rating:
No votes cast

Roaring Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Janis Ford June 2009

Enlarge

BH Photo #216610

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Roaring Creek on TR 328
Location
Columbia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 68.9 ft.
Total length: 68.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.90500, -76.47333   (decimal degrees)
40°54'18" N, 76°28'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/375910/4529256 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Catawissa
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
100
Inventory numbers
PA 19 7205 0328 0009 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 30764 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 35.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2018: New photo from Janis Ford

Sources 

  • Janis Ford

Comments 

Roaring Creek Bridge
Posted November 23, 2014, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

thanks for the information richard.now all that has to be done is change the listing on the site.

Roaring Creek Bridge
Posted November 4, 2014, by Richard Zitrick (richard [dot] zitrick [at] comcast [dot] net)

Bridge is totally gone. Mounds of earth have been placed where the abutments once stood, to prevent people from driving into the creek.