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Ackelson Bridge

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Ackelson Bridge

End View

Photo taken by Brian McKee in January 2009

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BH Photo #133410

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Little Raccoon Run on TR 506
Location
Washington County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904
Builder
- Nelson & Buchanan Co. of Chambersburg & Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Design
Riveted, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.40379, -80.33931   (decimal degrees)
40°24'14" N, 80°20'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/556062/4472784 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clinton
Inventory numbers
PA 62 7224 0506 4011 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 35330 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31733 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1993)
20

Update Log 

  • September 1, 2015: New Street View added by Elliott Johnson
  • February 15, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Todd Wilson
  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com