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Kratzerville Penns Creek Bridge

Photos 

Penns Creek Bridge

Photo of replacement bridge 2014

Photo by Tiffany Stuck, Facebook

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BH Photo #291127

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Penns Creek on PA 1016
Location
Kratzerville, Snyder County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge 2010
History
Built 1925; rehabilitated ca. 1990, demolished and replaced 2010
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 191.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Also called
Kratzerville Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.86472, -76.88667   (decimal degrees)
40°51'53" N, 76°53'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/341000/4525453 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Freeburg
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
455
Inventory numbers
PA 54 1016 0020 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 46131 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31616 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2018)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 17, 2014: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Incorporated photos in comment into bridge listing, changed name for clarification; bridge replaced 2010
  • August 15, 2014: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Bridge replaced 2010

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Comments 

Penns Creek Bridge
Posted August 1, 2009, by Mark Johnson (mjohnson [at] aspservicesinc [dot] com)

I'm partial to steel bridges but I wanted to get a picture of this one before it is gone. It is in really bad shape.