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Hill to Hill Bridge Main Street Ramp

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Looking North

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in December 2017

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BH Photo #414290

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Description 

Connects Main Street to the Hill to Hill Bridge in Bethlehem, PA.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Monocacy Creek/ NSRR on Main Street Ramp
Location
Bethlehem, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, and Northampton County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1920
Builders
- Clarence W. Hudson of New York City, New York
- Rodgers & Hagerty, Inc. of New York City, New York
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 128.9 ft.
Total length: 659.2 ft.
Deck width: 44.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.61837, -75.38394   (decimal degrees)
40°37'06" N, 75°23'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/467524/4496464 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Allentown East
Inventory number
BH 79699 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 21, 2017: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com