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Cold Springs Bridge

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Elevation.

Photo taken by Smallbones

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BH Photo #269344

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Spring Creek on PA 1027 (Second Street) in Cementon
Location
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement as soon as 2014.
History
Built 1930
Builder
- Dawes & Norris
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.1 ft.
Total length: 259.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1988
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.70056, -75.51667   (decimal degrees)
40°42'02" N, 75°31'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/456351/4505645 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cementon
Inventory numbers
PA 39 1027 0020 3279 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 23256 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 88000874 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 31184 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2009)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 41.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
3,123

Update Log 

  • March 4, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP info & street view
  • October 29, 2013: Photo imported by Nathan Holth

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