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Swamp Creek Road Bridge

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Swamp Creek Road Bridge - March 22, 2009

Highway view looking towards Sumneytown

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #136038

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Unami Creek on Swamp Creek Road Sumneytown, PA
Location
Sumneytown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1892, alterated 1928, 1990ca
Builders
- A. Calhoun
- Thomas M. Aadams
Design
Three arch stone bridge
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.9 ft.
Total length: 100.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1988
Also called
Marlborough Swamp Creek Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.33500, -75.45000   (decimal degrees)
40°20'06" N, 75°27'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/461776/4465037 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Perkiomenville
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
203
Inventory numbers
PA 46 1030 0020 0181 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 27564 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 88000860 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 31402 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 81.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 6, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • April 30, 2012: Updated by Jodi Christman: Added registry date/no, builder
  • March 26, 2009: New photos from Raymond Klein

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