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Puente La Concepción

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Library of Congress

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BH Photo #356406

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Rio Canas on PR 798
Location
Caguas, Puerto Rico
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1856
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 16.4 ft.
Total length: 60.4 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+18.29535, -66.05716   (decimal degrees)
18°17'43" N, 66°03'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/811124/2025371 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Aguas Buenas
Inventory numbers
PR 6 (Puerto Rico bridge number)
BH 47974 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2014)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 35.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
11,000

Categories 

19th Century (6,178)
Arch (11,196)
Built 1856 (26)
Built during 1850s (339)
Caguas, Puerto Rico (3)
Deck arch (10,434)
Functionally obsolete (7,990)
NR-listed (2,844)
Open (36,583)
Owned by state (13,690)
Puerto Rico (117)
Span length under 25 feet (5,769)
Stone arch (2,649)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,438)

Update Log 

  • June 26, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • February 3, 2011: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Luke