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Schuylkill River Bridge

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Schuylkill River on PA 895 in Auburn
Location
Auburn, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement. Design/Build Contract expected let date: November 4, 2010.
History
Built 1924; rehabilitated 1995
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 207.0 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60139, -76.08861   (decimal degrees)
40°36'05" N, 76°05'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/407895/4495078 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Auburn
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
3,558
Inventory numbers
PA 53 0895 0390 0408 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 30715 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31596 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • September 29, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.