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Schuylkill River Bridge

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Schuylkill River on PA 2015 in Mount Carbon
Location
Mount Carbon, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.9 ft.
Total length: 164.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.67250, -76.18528   (decimal degrees)
40°40'21" N, 76°11'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/399823/4503077 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pottsville
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
5,048
Inventory numbers
PA 53 2015 0010 0131 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 30793 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31598 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

Schuylkill River Bridge
Posted June 30, 2009, by Ian Anderson (macsignals [at] gmail [dot] com)

Apparently an excavator cracked through this bridge's deck:

http://www.wnep.com/wnep-schuyl-pottsville-street-bridge,0,3...

Reopened now, will keep an eye on PennDOT reports though.