Rating:
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PA Turnpike Susquehanna River Bridge

Photos 

Current bridge

Dual concrete segmental box-girder replacement from the east approach

Photo taken by Ian Anderson 8/2/2009

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BH Photo #144623

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Susquehanna River on Pa Turnpike (I-76) in Harrisburg
Location
Harrisburg, York County, Pennsylvania, and Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by Concrete Segmental Bridge
History
Built 1949, opened 1950 with Turnpike's Philadelphia Extension; rehabilitated 1979; replaced 2007
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 4,526.1 ft. (0.9 mi.)
Deck width: 53.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.20333, -76.80833   (decimal degrees)
40°12'12" N, 76°48'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/346095/4451893 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Steelton
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
16,198
Inventory numers
PA 66 7076 9902 4572 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
BH 39902 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2008)
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: 80.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 9, 2018: New photo from Neil Krout
  • July 25, 2010: Updated by D. Thomsen: Added Susquehanna River category
  • August 8, 2009: New photo from Ian Anderson
  • February 14, 2009: Added by Ian Anderson

Sources 

  • Ian Anderson - macsignals [at] gmail [dot] com
  • D. Thomsen - dcthomsen [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Neil Krout - kickinpony [dot] 66 [at] gmail [dot] com