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Perkiomenville Bridge Perkiomenville, PA

Photo 

Perkiomenville Bridge -- March 22, 2009

Dwonstream side view

Photo taken by Raymond Klein

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BH Photo #150691

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Perkiomen Creek on Old Gravel Pike
Location
Perkiomenville, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1839. Eight Arches. Cost $11,000. Repaired 1926. Closed to traffic 1967
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.32405, -75.48184   (decimal degrees)
40°19'27" N, 75°28'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/459065/4463835 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Perkiomenville
Inventory number
BH 43656 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2009: New photo from Raymond Klein
  • November 23, 2009: Added by Raymond Klein

Sources 

  • Raymond Klein - Bookshelfthe [at] msn [dot] com

Comments 

Perkiomenville Bridge Perkiomenville, PA
Posted April 6, 2016, by george oakley (georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I was just in the area and went past this bridge on 4-2-16.I didn't realize this bridge was so big.Have to check it out when in the area in the future.