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Willowgrove Road Bridge

Photo 

Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2003

BH Photo #404928

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete through arch bridge over Hickory Run on Willowgrove Road in New Castle
Location
New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania
Status
Closed to all traffic
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement.
History
Built 1921
Design
Concrete through arch (Rainbow Arch)
Dimensions
Span length: 111.9 ft.
Total length: 111.9 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.95833, -80.38000   (decimal degrees)
40°57'30" N, 80°22'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/552175/4534316 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bessemer
Inventory numbers
PA 37 7206 0395 1009 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 22537 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31164 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2011)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 35 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 3, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.