Salford Station Road Bridge (Old)
FROM THE 1996-2001 PENNSYLVANIA HISTORIC BRIDGE SURVEY:
The 3 span, 270'-long built-up thru girder bridge is simply supported on reinforced concrete piers and abutments. Rolled floorbeams and stringers support the reinforced concrete deck. The 1933 bridge is a late example of its type, and is neither historically nor technologically distinguished.
- Pony/through plate girder bridge over Perkiomen Creek on Salford Station Road
- Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
- Replaced by a new bridge
- Built 1933
- - Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
- Pony plate girder
Length of largest span: 88.9 ft.
Total length: 279.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
- Also called
- Perkiomen Creek Bridge
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +40.29833, -75.45722 (decimal degrees)
40°17'54" N, 75°27'26" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/461141/4460970 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
- Inventory numbers
- PANBI 27558 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 52383 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection report (as of November 2008)
- Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 13.5 (out of 100)
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- August 28, 2018: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: sequenced Bridge
- April 3, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
- May 5, 2012: Added by Jodi Christman