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Germantown Pike Bridge East Norriston Township

Photos 

Germantown Pike Bridge July 7, 2008

Side View

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #132449

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Five Mile Run Creek on Germantown Pike in East Norriton Township
Location
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Status
Closed
History
Built 1887; rehabilitated ca. 1930, 1980 ca
Builder
- William C. Smith
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 25.9 ft.
Deck width: 32.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.15412, -75.35588   (decimal degrees)
40°09'15" N, 75°21'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/469690/4444923 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lansdale
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
19,443
Inventory numbers
PA 46 7046 0740 0185 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 27962 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31361 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 80.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 21, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: closed due to storm damage
  • May 3, 2012: Updated by Jodi Christman: Added builder
  • June 24, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein
  • March 7, 2009: Updated by Raymond Klein: Added EastNorritown Townshuip to name. Add East Norritown Township (Norristown, PA) to City. Changed Philadelphia to East Norritown Township in overview.
  • January 19, 2009: New photos from Raymond Klein

Sources 

  • Raymond Klein - Bookshelfthe [at] msn [dot] com
  • Jodi Christman - masterofchaos [at] outlook [dot] com
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Germantown Pike Bridge East Norriston Township
Posted September 21, 2021, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Closed (Ida flooding?)

Spandrel & Parapet Wall Damage & Road Approach Washout

- Detour Designed & Approved

- Signs Made

- Detour Set

- Underwater Fieldwork Complete

- Underwater Report Pending

- Contractor on Board Loftus Const.

- Repairs to be Started Beginning Oct.

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