2 votes

Water Street Bridge


Photo taken by Edward J. Kaspriske

BH Photo #351126


Street Views 


Through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Water Street in Pittston
Pittston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Open to traffic
Built 1914 by the Penn Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1984
- Penn Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Parker through truss
Length of largest span: 202.1 ft.
Total length: 1,016.1 ft.
Deck width: 21.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.32440, -75.79295   (decimal degrees)
41°19'28" N, 75°47'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/433639/4575072 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Inventory numbers
PA 40 7303 2305 0004 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 24453 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31241 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2008)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 40.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 2, 2011: Updated by Matt Lohry: Corrected GPS coordinates
  • May 2, 2011: New Street View added by Frank Hicks



Water Street Bridge
Posted October 24, 2017, by Royce and Bobette Haley (roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Photo 2 is of the Fort Jenkins Bridge http://bridgehunter.com/pa/luzerne/fort-jenkins/

Water Street Bridge
Posted April 1, 2016, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Anonymous,any damage done to the bridge from this clown?

Water Street Bridge
Posted April 1, 2016, by Anonymous

I thought that Obama was our present day dictator. See, two can play this game. I don't support either one, btw.

Water Street Bridge
Posted March 31, 2016, by Anonymous

A truck bearing the visage of our modern-day Benito Mussolini, Donald Trump got stuck under this bridge a few days ago: http://wnep.com/2016/03/30/trump-truck-stuck/

Pittston PA
Posted January 7, 2015, by Edward J. Kaspriske (m3ohwell [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This one connects Pittston with West Pittston, PA.

Ed K.