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Market Street Bridge

Photos 

Looking south

What a find! This bridge still exists. HOWEVER, it is buried under a parking lot.

Photo taken by Jodi Christman Nov. 11, 2010

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BH Photo #185748

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Paxton Creek on Market Street in Harrisburg
Location
Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1880; rehabilitated ca. 1965
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.9 ft.
Total length: 56.1 ft.
Deck width: 51.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.26500, -76.87500   (decimal degrees)
40°15'54" N, 76°52'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/340566/4458856 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Harrisburg West
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
8,000
Inventory numbers
PA 22 7301 4000 4010 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 14734 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30836 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 72.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 12, 2010: New photos from Jodi Christman

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