Rating:
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Water Street Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Edward J. Kaspriske

BH Photo #351126

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Water Street in Pittston
Location
Pittston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1914 by the Penn Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1984
Builder
- Penn Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
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:
Pittston
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)
8,665

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

Sources 

Comments 

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.