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Walnut Street Bridge

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Walnut Street Bridge

Photo taken by Shuvaev

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #480491

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Trout Creek & Factory Street on S.Walnut Street
Location
Slatington, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Riveted through plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 87.9 ft.
Total length: 301.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.75160, -75.60597   (decimal degrees)
40°45'06" N, 75°36'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/448845/4511359 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Palmerton
Average daily traffic (as of 1980)
3,000
Inventory numbers
PANBI 23533 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 70178 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 2, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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Walnut Street Bridge
Posted December 1, 2015, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Project Path Report with photos attached.

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