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Gallagher Road Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Conrail on Gallagher Road
Location
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910; replaced 1995
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 90.9 ft.
Total length: 95.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.7 ft.
Skew angle
20 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.10600, -75.29956   (decimal degrees)
40°06'22" N, 75°17'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/474469/4439565 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Norristown
Average daily traffic (as of 1972)
2,500
Inventory numbers
PA 46 7107 1300 0007 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 28037 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 41683 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 89.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • July 27, 2020: Updated by Geoff Hubbs: Corrected map location

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs