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Pithole Creek Stone Arch Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Penny Minnick

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BH Photo #193031

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Pithole Creek on Eagle Rock Road (PA 1004)
Location
Venango County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1897; rehabilitated 1949
Builder
- Richard A. Bigley
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 37.1 ft.
Total length: 37.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 2, 1988
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.48696, -79.59531   (decimal degrees)
41°29'13" N, 79°35'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/617263/4593768 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
President
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
119
Inventory numbers
PA 60 1004 0120 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
NRHP 88000869 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
PANBI 33772 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31718 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 74.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (7,542)
Arch (12,063)
Bridgemapper.com (1,325)
Built 1897 (266)
Built during 1890s (2,981)
Deck arch (11,301)
HAER documented (1,106)
NR-listed (2,960)
Open (39,831)
Owned by state (15,943)
Pennsylvania (5,312)
Richard A. Bigley (1)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,629)
Stone arch (3,043)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,160)
Venango County, Pennsylvania (69)

Update Log 

  • March 9, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP info, builder and imported photo
  • January 30, 2011: New photo from Penny Minnick

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