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Powell Creek Bridge

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East side looking south

Photo taken by Jodi Christman 05/11/2012

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BH Photo #231965

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Three-span stone arch bridge over Powell Creek on PA 147
Location
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1860
Builder
- Pennsylvania Canal Co.
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 80.1 ft.
Deck width: 58.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1988
Also called
Wisconisco Canal Aqueduct No. 3
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.40979, -76.98413   (decimal degrees)
40°24'35" N, 76°59'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/331646/4475131 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Halifax
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
6,278
Inventory numbers
PA 22 0147 0040 1898 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 14291 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 88000823 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 30839 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 64.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 3, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • April 13, 2012: Updated by Jodi Christman: Added builder and NR # and year
  • April 9, 2012: Updated by Jodi Christman: Corrected GPS

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