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Sugar Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Janis Ford June 2009

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BH Photo #216637

Map 

Description 

The Sugar Creek Bridge was designed by Karl A. Miller and constructed in 1920 by the Groton Bridge Company of Groton, New York.

It was closed in June 2016 for rehabilitation, which involved disassembly, sandblasting and galvanizing. It reopened on February 17, 2017.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Sugar Creek on Sugarcreek Drive
Location
Sugarceek, Venango County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1920 by Groton Bridge Co.
Builder
- Groton Bridge Co. of Groton, New York
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 123.0 ft.
Total length: 126.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Lieutenant Andrew J. White Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.41875, -79.87554   (decimal degrees)
41°25'08" N, 79°52'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/593968/4585854 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Utica
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
1,235
Inventory numbers
PA 60 4010 0100 0934 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 33851 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31720 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 6, 2020: New photos from Brian Manville
  • March 7, 2017: Updated by Sherman Cahal: History