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Bushkill Creek Bridge

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Bushkill

Bushkill Creek Stone Arch Bridge Postcard from 1909

Skip Gatermann Collection

BH Photo #270662

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Bushkill Creek on PA 2023 in Easton
Location
Northampton County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1894; rehabilitated ca. 60
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 178.2 ft.
Deck width: 49.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.69500, -75.20917   (decimal degrees)
40°41'42" N, 75°12'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/482327/4504921 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Easton
Inventory numbers
PA 48 2023 0010 1407 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 28738 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31431 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2009)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 69.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
8,274

Categories 

19th Century (6,220)
Arch (11,257)
Built 1894 (209)
Built during 1890s (2,485)
Deck arch (10,494)
Have street view (22,550)
Northampton County, Pennsylvania (92)
Open (36,863)
Owned by state (13,891)
Pennsylvania (4,402)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,730)
Stone arch (2,666)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,808)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • November 19, 2013: New photo from Skip Gatermann