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South Bethlemhem Greenway Saucon Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking East

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in December 2017

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BH Photo #415276

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Saucon Creek on Reading Railroad
Location
Northampton County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Railroads
- Rail-to-trail
- Reading Railroad (RDG)
Design
Two span concrete closed spandrel deck arch
Also called
Reading Saucon Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60519, -75.34288   (decimal degrees)
40°36'19" N, 75°20'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/470992/4494987 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hellertown
Inventory number
BH 49978 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,344)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,699)
Deck arch (10,594)
Have street view (24,057)
Northampton County, Pennsylvania (102)
Open to pedestrians (3,676)
Pennsylvania (4,590)
Rail-to-trail (1,349)
Railroad (13,849)
Reading Railroad (114)

Update Log 

  • December 29, 2017: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • December 12, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added categories "Reading Lines", "Rail-to-trail"
  • March 6, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Bridge is plaanned to become a rail-trail in the future
  • November 1, 2011: Added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • Luke
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com