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Apple Gate Bridge

Photos 

A simple Warren Pony Truss on a quiet road. Very nice!

Photo taken by Brian McKee in November 2009

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BH Photo #150083

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Sugar Camp Run on TR 649
Location
Washington County, Pennsylvania
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1911
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 48.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.20389, -80.51833   (decimal degrees)
40°12'14" N, 80°31'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/540992/4450498 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bethany
Inventory numbers
PA 62 7214 0649 4001 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 35301 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31734 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2009)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 25.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1993)
30

Update Log 

  • September 1, 2015: Updated by Elliott Johnson: this bridge is closed via the nbi of last year, can anybody confirm?
  • November 29, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Todd Wilson
  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com